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Detail

Area
Canada
Commodity Group
Oilseeds, oils and meals
Commodity
Rapeseed
Date
01/05/2017
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Sector development measures
Description
Set up a public-private research partnership to develop advanced high-yielding rapeseed varieties, with a view to uphold the competitiveness of the country’s rapeseed sector.
Notes
A public-private research partnership to develop advanced high-yielding rapeseed varieties has been set up in Canada, in a bid to uphold the competitiveness of the country’s rapeseed sector. The new platform will operate under Canada’s Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP) and is set to benefit from co-funding by the provincial Government of Ontario.