Expert response from Jane A. Stautz
Global Product Stewardship & Sustainability Leader, Dow AgroSciences
Wednesday, 28/08/2013 12:07
While it is important for technology providers to protect their patents and agreements relative to seeds, where trace amounts of patented seeds or traits are present in a farmer's field as a result of inadvertent means (e.g., pollen drift), the technology providers do not exercise their patent rights.
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