EEC forms single register of agricultural plants
Advisory Committee on agriculture at the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) has approved the draft decisions on the approval of the order of formation and maintenance of a single register of varieties of agricultural plants, the press service of the Commission reported.
Also, technological documents providing information interaction of the Commission and the competent authorities of the Eurasian Economic Community in this area have been approved, the Strategy 2050 NA reported.
The single register will include relevant information about the varieties of agricultural plants included in the national registries. Such information will provide the competent authorities of the countries of the Union through the channels of the integrated information system of the EAEU. The EEC is responsible body for the content. Information about the types of the agricultural plants will be published on the information portal of the Union.
"In addition, not all countries of the Union of the competent authorities conducted electronic registers. Creation of a single registry will allow agricultural producers and other interested parties to access information from the registers on the agronomic characteristics of varieties for a particular soil and climatic conditions", - the minister of industry and agribusiness EEC Sergei Sidorsky told.
The states will discuss the EEC Agreement on the treatment of seeds of agricultural plants within the Union drafts at a Board meeting.