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October 31, 2014

Ghana - Convention People’s Party calls on government to redraw the Plant Breeders Bill (Vibe Ghana)

October 29, 2014

Australia - GM crops: new directions (Life Scientist)

October 27, 2014

China - GM food faces hurdle of fears - President Xi Jinping calls for well-considered, cautious development of genetically modified organisms 

October 25, 2014

« L'industrie du brevet brade le futur de notre nourriture » (ONG) (La France Agricole)

October 24, 2014

European patents on plants and animals – Is the patent industry taking control of our food? (No Patents on Seeds)

October 23, 2014

Mark Lynas analiza los efectos de los grupos de presión con la nueva normativa europea sobre OMGs

October 22, 2014

NIAB warns of further losses of plant protection products

October 21, 2014

Seed patent primer: is the use of GMOs preventing farmers from reusing their seeds? (Genetic Literacy Project)

Los posibles efectos comerciales de la nueva normativa europea sobre OMGs 

New Zealand - Time to review the legislation which prevents the production of genetically engineered crops and pasture plants, says Federated Farmers 

October 20, 2014

Agra Europe interview with Garlich Von Essen, director-general of the European Seed Association (ESA) - The European Union must deliver legal certainty for seed and plant sectors

AUSVEG welcomes release of Agricultural Competitiveness Green Paper

October 18, 2014

Canada - Right to save seed will be absolutely clear, vows Agriculture Minister Ritz - Government has introduced amendments to its Agricultural Growth Act 
to make the language around seed saving clearer (Manitoba Co-operator)

Inside views: the TPP’s new plant-related intellectual property provisions (Intellectual Property Watch)

October 16, 2014

Deutschland - Bundeslandwirtschaftsminister Schmidt: Wir brauchen einen Neu-Anfang bei der EU-Öko-Verordnung 

October 15, 2014

If lobbyists succeed in blocking EU proposals to end a ban on GM seeds, crop biotech in Europe could be lost forever (The Guardian)

EPA approves Dow Enlist Duo herbicide, anti-GMO activists howl (Genetic Literacy Project)

As GMO issue heads to ballot, two sides still at odds in Colorado (The Coloradoan)

October 14, 2014

Governing body of the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV) meets this week amid civil society concerns over harmonisation (Intellectual Property Watch)

October 12, 2014

Feeding China: seed counterfeiting a challenge (The Des Moines Register)

October 11, 2014

Progressing crop research to impact at scale (Thomson Reuters Foundation)

October 10, 2014

Partners in Innovation supports Canada’s Plant Breeders’ Rights amendments at committee

APHIS needs to bolster its monitoring of GMO tests (Capital Press)

Nagoya-Protokoll: Ziele durch Überregulierung gefährdet - Pflanzenzüchter befürchten Reduzierung der biologischen Vielfalt 

October 8, 2014

BCPC Congress concludes that over-precaution in regulation is threatening EU innovation

October 2, 2014

U.S. biotech approval remains slow, says DuPont Pioneer executive (The Des Moines Register)

October 1, 2014

France - La vérité sur les propos de la Campagne « aux graines citoyens ! »

September 30, 2014

Are patents the problem? (The Washington Post)

September 26, 2014

GM rules shake-up may present more questions than answers (Agra Europe)

Deutschland - 5-Punkte-Programm zur Harmonisierung der Pflanzenschutz-Zulassung - Heimische Produktion ist gefährdet

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