Change in fees American Plant Breeders' right lettuce

News publication date: 08 March 2023

As from January 1, 2023, the fees of U.S. Plant Breeders' Rights for the crop lettuce have been adjusted.

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The lower fee for varieties that were recently examined for DUS examination listing and/or Plant Breeders' rights will no longer apply. In practice the activities of Naktuinbouw were not completely compensated by the lower fee.

Future applications in lettuce will be examined in a separate U.S. Plant Breeders' Rights trial for an identical fee.