Who are we?

Family RANJA Planteur-Affineur de Vanille LAVANY Bourbonà Madagascar




The Plantation LAVANY was founded in 1924 by Egyptian RANJA and Edouard RAJERA our great-grandparents in the bush village of Betavilona, in the northeast of Madagascar, in the heart of SAVA.

Egyptian Ranja and Edouard Rajera the founders of Plantation LAVANY in Madagascar

The history of Vanilla LAVANY
is inseparable from that of our Family.


For four generations we have been planting and refining Organic Bourbon Vanilla.

Fidjé and Anicet JERA, the two managers of the Vanilles LAVANY Bourbon plantations in Betavilona

Fidge and Anicet JERA
Plantation managers at Betavilona.


Lucia RANJA-SALVETAT Manager of Vanille LAVANY Bourbon from Madagascar




Bernadette Razanany, Manager of ETS RANJA in Antalaha - Madagascar

Bernadette RAZANANY
Manager of Ets. RANJA in Antalaha


Amédée Botra, Technical Director of Ets. Ranja in Antalaha - Madagascar

Amédée BOTRA
Technical Director

& quot; Naivo & quot; Jean) Eudes JERA, Operations manager of Ets. Ranja in Antalaha - Madagascar

"Naivo" Jean-Eudes JERA
Operations manager

& quot; Go & quot; Hungary BOTRA Operations manager of Ets. Ranja in Antalaha - Madagascar

"Go" Hungary BOTRA
Operations manager

Staff of Ets. RANJA in Madagascar

From left to right: Mena, Lala, Claude, Séraphine, Gilles, Dodimena
The ripening and conditioning technicians in Manambato - Antalaha

Since 2002, I am proud to represent the 4th generation and to continue our great family adventure

" We continue to cultivate and refine Vanilla LAVANY according to traditional methods. Our main objective is to preserve our environment by providing our Client-partners, at each harvest, the best Bourbon Vanilla from Madagascar. Also, we use no pesticides, no chemical fertilizers, and our crops are GMO-free.

" We are content with what nature gives us " 

A family business like ours can only exist and last by offering rigorously selected Vanilla pods from exceptional quality.

" Our main concern on a daily basis is to give complete satisfaction to our loyal and most demanding Customers

Lucia RANJA-SALVETAT logo Vanille LAVANY Planter - Bourbon refiner from Madagascar
Manager of Vanilla LAVANY