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Dealing with APHIS? Here’s Who You Should Know

It’s been nearly 50 years since the creation of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) in the USDA office, and its mission...

Optimism Abounds as Biden Admin’s Trade Policies Take Shape

Despite making few major announcements since coming to power, there are glimmers of how the new U.S. administration will approach cross-border relationships. In December of...

Are Vaccines Calming Fears Over Biotech?

Could all the publicity over the effectiveness of Covid vaccines help calm public concern over biotechnology? Stuart Smyth, associate professor in the Department of...

In Light of Study, European Seed Sector Urges Policymakers to Change Rules Surrounding New Breeding Techniques

Euroseeds — Europe's seed association — is praising the conclusions of a European Commission study on Novel Genomic Techniques. Based on the findings of...

How Canada’s Novel Food Regs can Pave the Way for Innovation

This piece is part of a series on views surrounding Canada's novel food regulations, currently under review and the subject of a two-month public...

New Business Plan Envisions a “CSGA-Led, Government-Enabled” Certification System

At its annual general meeting last week, the Canadian Seed Growers’ Association (CSGA) presented its vision for the future — one that positions CSGA...

Dealing with APHIS? Here’s Who You Should Know

It’s been nearly 50 years since the creation of the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) in the USDA office, and its mission...

Optimism Abounds as Biden Admin’s Trade Policies Take Shape

Despite making few major announcements since coming to power, there are glimmers of how the new U.S. administration will approach cross-border relationships. In December of...

Are Vaccines Calming Fears Over Biotech?

Could all the publicity over the effectiveness of Covid vaccines help calm public concern over biotechnology? Stuart Smyth, associate professor in the Department of...

In Light of Study, European Seed Sector Urges Policymakers to Change Rules Surrounding New Breeding Techniques

Euroseeds — Europe's seed association — is praising the conclusions of a European Commission study on Novel Genomic Techniques. Based on the findings of...

How Canada’s Novel Food Regs can Pave the Way for Innovation

This piece is part of a series on views surrounding Canada's novel food regulations, currently under review and the subject of a two-month public...

New Business Plan Envisions a “CSGA-Led, Government-Enabled” Certification System

At its annual general meeting last week, the Canadian Seed Growers’ Association (CSGA) presented its vision for the future — one that positions CSGA...