Seeds of confusion : the impact of policies on seed systems

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Louwaars, N.P.;
(2007)
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  • Subject: agricultural policy | zaden | zaadproductie | seeds | landbouwbeleid | breeders' rights | intellectual property rights | agrarisch eigendomsrecht | ontwikkelingsbeleid | development policy | Genetische bronnen van plantensoorten, genenbanken | seed production | farmers' rights | systems analysis | Plant Genetic Resources, Gene Banks | intellectuele eigendomsrechten | kwekersrecht | systeemanalyse

Seed is basic to crop production. Next to its importance in production, food security and rural development, seed is a key element in many debates about technology development and transfer, biodiversity, globalisation and equity. The sustainable availability of good qua... View more
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