By Peter van Leth (May 2017) “The Nagoya Protocol seems to be turning into some eternal patent; people seem to think they’re entitled to payments for the use of a genetic source for an infinite time. This is completely against the breeders’ exemption, which gives...
By: Niels Louwaars, director of Plantum, published in EuropeanSeed magazine (february 2018) The Netherlands is a hot spot in both plant research and plant breeding. Both public and private researchers have a stake in the development of several methodologies and the...
Johan Rijk, MSc plant science, about The Big Deal about Plant Research. What will the world do with it?
Countdown to July 11, 2018
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You can register until the 1st of July for the Dutch Roots post tour if you haven't done that already. There are only few places left, so some speed is required if you want to get a spot. If you wish to refresh your memory concerning the post tour programme first,...
Nineteen journalists from ten different African countries will be able to join the IFAJ 2018 Dutch Roots congress. The presence of the journalists is made possible thanks to the efforts of the agricultural representatives at some African embassies in conjunction with...
Have you ever seen a Van Gogh painting? Or discovered the history of Dutch farms? It’s all possible during our two-day partner programme at the Dutch Roots Congress. This programme is intended for partners who don’t follow the official programme on Wednesday July 11...