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Expiration Date

The expiration of Monsanto’s Roundup Ready patents is creating a wave of discussion and confusion in the seed industry, and is raising new questions for the entire sector.
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Forecasting the Future
In today’s environment of rapidly fluctuating markets, it takes shrewd planning to forecast seed demand, and John Latham of Latham Hi-Tech takes this seriously in his business. “We’ve been able to change over the years to stay focused on our customers and what they need,” says Latham.
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Giant Views of the Industry
The face of the seed industry is evolving. Not only are farmers and their needs changing, but the increased use of new technologies is changing the business landscape of the seed industry. Six experts from this year’s Giant Views of the Industry discuss seed’s role in the face of these changes and how to navigate the waters during uncertain times.
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Giant Highlights
With seed poised to meet the food shortage challenge, many of the experts in this year’s Giant Views of the Industry had interesting stories to tell about staying competitive and capitalizing on opportunity. Enjoy some of the highlights of their news and insights.
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Giant Number
19—Years since Canada agreed to comply with the UPOV 1991 convention, but has still not complied. “Our legislation became compliant with UPOV 1978 in 1990. In 1991, the international convention was revised. Canada signed that revised UPOV 1991 convention in 1992 and said we would comply with it but we still haven’t. So our plant breeders’ rights legislation still only complies with UPOV 1978.”—Patty Townsend of CSTA
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Giant Bios

Meet the people behind our Giant Views commentary this issue.
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