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10BuhlerSortexInc.T12099838400sortexsalesbuhlergroup.comwww.buhlergroup.comOpticalsortingsolutionsforseeds.ThehighresolutionSORTEXZisthemostefficientsorterforalltypesofedibleandagriculturalseedsincludingsoyabeanscornandsunflowerseeds.ItscamerapowercombinedwithInGaAsandPROfileshapetechnologydeliversoutstandingperformanceindetectionandremovalofdefectiveproductsandforeignmaterialssuchasdiscoloredbrokensplitspotdefectsandmud-stainedproductsbirdexcretaglassstonesandotherseeds.SORTEXZMaximumproductsafetybyremovalofchallengingforeignmaterialssuchassclerotiaandbleedinghilumHighestefficiencymaximumyieldincreasesprofitabilityTheuser-interfaceissimpleeasytosetupandoperateCapacitiestomeetspecificcustomerrequirementsIncreasesproductivitywithmaximumuptimeOver20000SORTEXinstallationsin140countriesOffershighestqualityaftersalesservicewithSORTEXTotalCareClean.Productive.Consistent.x1cUPOV1991hasspecificlanguagearoundwhatwecallthefarmersx19exceptiontotheplantbreedersx19right.x1dx14PattyTownsendofCSTAoutthereabouttheenorcementabilityinUPOV1991.Pressreleaseswentoutromsomeorganizationsthatsaidiyouwereoundtobeincontraventionoplantbreedersx19rightswecouldseizeyourarmandthatx19snottrue.Theactualenorcementmeasuresareactuallyuptothecompanythathashadtheirrightsbreachedanditdoesnx19tevenprescribethatinUPOV1991.TherewassomuchmisinormationouttherethatpeoplewerenervousbutCSTAisstartingtoworkwithsomeothearmorganizationstogetbetterinormationoutthere.x1dx14PattyTownsendoCSTAFromBreedertoLawyerx1cIspentpartomychildhoodgrowingupandworkingonavegetablearmontheeasternshoreoMaryland.IreceivedaBacheloroAgronomyromWashingtonStateUniversityduringwhichIworkedortheUSDAinlentilandchickpeabreeding.ThenIwenttotheUniversityoMadisoninWisconsinandreceivedadoctorateinplantbreedingandplantgeneticswithaminorinstatistics.IworkedorDeKalbPfzerGeneticsasabiostatisticianandcornbreederorabouteightyears.WantingtotakemycareerinadierentdirectionIbecameaprimaryexaminerinplantbiotechnologyattheU.S.PatentandTrademarkOfce.Iwasoneothefrstplantbreederstheyhadintheofceanditwasanexcitingtime.IstartedlawschoolatGeorgetownwhileIwasanexaminerandeventuallyinthemid-90sspunoutintolawfrmswhereIx19vebeeneversince.x1dx14ErichVeitenheimeroCooleyLLPGettingSeriousaboutCerealsx1cTherex19snodoubtindustryneedstoworktogetheroncerealresearchthereasonbeingwhenyouthinkaboutagrowerandthearmoperationwex19renotgoingtohavetheanswertoeveryoneohisorherissues.Sowereallyneedtolookatthegapswithintheoerwehaveandthenlookorpartnershipsandcollaborationstotryandfllthegaps.Thisalsoisnx19tgoingtobeacheapshort-termventuretotrytox18techniyx19wheatwex19retalkingaboutdecadesandagreatdealomoneysoonthatrontaswellthereneedstobepartnershipsandcollaborationsbecauseitx19sgoingtotakeeverybodyx19sresourceseortsandexpertisetocrackthisnut.x1d