Archive Year: 2007

Seed of the Year 2007 finalists announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 2, 2007 Winner to be unveiled at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair ( GUELPH, ON, May 2, 2007)- Four Canadian seed varieties have been named as finalists in the third annual Seed of the Year competition. AC Barrie hard red spring wheat, Chapais barley, OAC Rex white bean, and Venture […]

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Background – Seed of the Year 2007

Seed of the Year is a new initiative recognizing Canadian public seed breeders. Through the program’s application process, public breeders are encouraged to highlight their research accomplishments in developing a new variety of fruit, vegetables, forages or field crops. In its inaugural year, Seed of the Year focused on attracting submissions from public seed breeders […]

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