Policy

Policy

Ensuring Biodiversity

As seed companies are urged to keep track of their genetic resources, European Seed offers an overview of the Nagoya Protocol and what it...

China and its Relationship with Seed

European Seed takes an unprecedented inside look into the activities of the Chinese seed industry, the Chinese National Seed Trade Association and its initiatives. The...

Bringing Biotechnology to China

While a limited number of biotech crops have been approved in China, the Chinese government understands their role in the future of agriculture —...

Why Crop Diversity Matters

The fight to achieve food security and end hunger is one of the greatest challenges facing the world in the coming decades. Rising populations,...

Regulatory

Keeping you informed of legislative and regulatory changes in Europe and abroad — from lawsuits to approvals to other regulatory issues affecting your business. National Reaction...

EU Feeling Impact of Neonics Ban

European growers and industry are feeling the sting of the two-year restriction on the use of neonicotinoids. Almost a year after the European Commission enacted...

The Never-Ending Story

Experts weigh in on Europe’s low-level presence policy debate. For the past couple of years, we have been hearing a lot about Europe’s struggles with...

Just What the Doctor Ordered

More harmonised phytosanitary regulations are poised to offer a prescription to trade woes. For those who missed it, there is a very interesting ongoing development...

Knowledge is Power

In the past few years, The International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV) in Geneva has developed several databases, including...

Regulatory – October 2014

Keeping you informed of legislative and regulatory changes in Europe and abroad — from lawsuits to approvals to other regulatory issues affecting your business. Europe Keygene...