The Variety License is a legally binding contract between the PBR owner of the EPR Variety or the licensed commercialization party and the grower. The Variety License contains the terms and conditions that a grower needs to abide by when using a new variety.
Industry Standard Variety License
A number of commercialization parties have adopted an industry standard Variety License Agreement. The industry standard Variety License consists of a standard agreement as the body of the license plus schedules. All standard terms and conditions are detailed in the body of the license. Terms and Conditions that vary between varieties and/or between the various PBR owners are confined to schedules.
The current Variety Licenses of the participating PBR owner or licensed commercializing parties using the industry standard Variety License are provided below:
- AGRONOMY FOR PROFIT (AFP)
- CHICKPEA BREEDING AUSTRALIA (CBA)
- GRAINSEARCH (PBR VARIETIES)
- GRAINSEARCH (NON-PBR VARIETIES)
- PACIFIC SEEDS
- SEED EXCHANGE AUSTRALIA PTY LTD (SEA)
- PB SEEDS
- SEED FORCE