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Federal official says UPOV ’91 will benefit farmers

Commissioner of plant breeders’ rights says enhanced intellectual property 
protection will bring more investment, better varieties, and greater choice

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s a mistake to think that enhanced plant breeders’ rights only benefit seed companies, says the commissioner of plant breeders’ rights with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency. “The net benefit, at the end of the day, is really going to be for farmers,” said Anthony Parker at FarmTech in January. The federal government is poised […] Read more