Variety Research

Research on the identity of varieties such as DUS research (Distinctness, Uniformity, Stability).

I want to sell or protect my varieties

DUS (Distinctness, Uniformity, Stability) testing to obtain Plant Breeders’ Rights for your new variety and checks to see if the new variety name is already in use.

I want to sell my crops outside of the European Union

There are two possibilities for selling crops from the Netherlands to a country outside the EU.

I want to confirm the identity or resistance of my material

We can determine the identity of your material using DNA testing. Resistance to pests and diseases can influence the choice of a certain variety.

I want to improve the or start a Plant Breeders’ Rights system in my country

Do you want to improve market access for Dutch plant propagating material or professionalise your local PVP system?