Learn about the Seed Synergy Collaboration Project. Read the documents featured below
Canada's Seed System: A Summary Description
For more information on how things work today, here is a document on the current seed system in Canada.
Building a Single National Seed Organization
Progress update presentation on building the National Seed Organization from the 2019 Joint CSGA-CSTA Annual General Meeting (July 2019)
Modernizing the Seed Regulatory Framework
Modernizing the Seed Regulatory Framework presentation from the 2019 Joint CSGA-CSTA Annual General Meeting (July 2019)
Positioned for Success : What Are We Working Towards?
Opening Seed Synergy presentation delivered at the 2019 Joint CSGA-CSTA Annual General Meeting (July 2019)
The Next Generation Seed System in Canada: Seed Synergy White Paper
The White Paper lays out a set of proposals for the future of the seed sector and agriculture in Canada (2018).
Seed Synergy National Engagement 2018
What Was Heard report from stakeholder engagements (2018).
Canada’s Seed System: Economic Impact Assessment and Risk Analysis
Summary Report (2018)
Letter to the Gazette
The submission to the 3-year targeted regulatory review process for Agri-Food and Aquaculture (September 2018).
Response from Minister MacAulay
Response from Minister MacAulay to Seed Sector Value Chain Roundtable Co-chairs Letter (June 2018).
Letter to Minister MacAulay
Letter to Minister MacAulay from the Seed Sector Value Chain Roundtable Co-chairs (April 2018)
Green Paper At-A-Glance
A quick visual overview of the functions of the seed system and the major proposals from the Green Paper (2017).
A brief overview of the major proposals of the Green Paper (2017).
The Green Paper
The major document of the Seed Synergy Collaboration Project, the Green Paper describes the core ideas and context for the next generation seed system (2017).