UPOV Divides Canadian Farmers on GMO Seed

UPOV Divides Canadian Farmers on GMO Seed

TheĀ Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants, or UPOV, is facing extreme criticism as it divides Canadian farmers on whether genetically modified organism (GMO) seed patenting is conducive to growth in the agricultural sector. Part of the 2013 omnibus C-18 Agricultural Growth Act, the specific UPOV 91 legislation is creating controversy in its […]