Policy

Policy

The Future Lies in Good Regulatory Stewardship

An important element for the success of the Seed Regulatory Modernization (SRM) initiative will be collaboration. Even outside of SRM, we have to find...

Canada’s IP Protection Framework will be World-Class

I’ve been playing the role of intellectual property specialist for a long time, as you likely know — first as executive director for the...

Canada Hits Pause on MRL Reviews for Glyphosate

The Canadian government has decided to pause the proposed increases too Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs), including for glyphosate, for the time being, a news release...

Do You Import Tomato and Pepper Seed? You’ll Soon Need a Phytosanitary Certificate

At this week's Seeds Canada annual general meeting, garden and vegetable seed importers were made aware of some coming changes in the realm of...

Why our Novel Traits Legislation Must Protect Export Markets

Earlier this year, Health Canada initiated a public consultation concerning Canada’s novel food regulations. As a working science professional actively involved and well-versed in...

A Modern Seed System Must Work for Everyone: Seeds Canada President

Change is inevitable, and sometimes it’s hard. Meaningful, positive change requires careful consideration — particularly when billions of dollars, businesses, livelihoods and the reputation...

The Future Lies in Good Regulatory Stewardship

An important element for the success of the Seed Regulatory Modernization (SRM) initiative will be collaboration. Even outside of SRM, we have to find...

Canada’s IP Protection Framework will be World-Class

I’ve been playing the role of intellectual property specialist for a long time, as you likely know — first as executive director for the...

Canada Hits Pause on MRL Reviews for Glyphosate

The Canadian government has decided to pause the proposed increases too Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs), including for glyphosate, for the time being, a news release...

Do You Import Tomato and Pepper Seed? You’ll Soon Need a Phytosanitary Certificate

At this week's Seeds Canada annual general meeting, garden and vegetable seed importers were made aware of some coming changes in the realm of...

Why our Novel Traits Legislation Must Protect Export Markets

Earlier this year, Health Canada initiated a public consultation concerning Canada’s novel food regulations. As a working science professional actively involved and well-versed in...

A Modern Seed System Must Work for Everyone: Seeds Canada President

Change is inevitable, and sometimes it’s hard. Meaningful, positive change requires careful consideration — particularly when billions of dollars, businesses, livelihoods and the reputation...