Patent and breeders’ rights take a step forward

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Plantum wants to maintain easy access to organic planting stock.Recently, a big step forward was made to change the imbalance in the patent and breeders’ rights, according to breeders’ organisation Plantum in Gouda. This is partly thanks to Carlo Trojan, chairman of the breeders’ rights committee and former secretary-general of the European Commission.