From Crop Committees to External Crop Experts

19 maart 2020

In DUS testing for ornamental crops, crop committees give advice on similar varieties. As of 1 January 2020, the responsibility for the crop committees has been transferred from the Board for Plant Varieties to Naktuinbouw. Naktuinbouw has formulated the tasks and terms of reference and has renamed the crop committees External Crop Experts. Read more...

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