Farmers will have access to new varieties in time for 2019 spring planting
Winnipeg, MB – Jan. 8, 2019 – Canadian and U.S. canola farmers will have access to
Bayer’s next-generation canola trait following confirmation that China’s Ministry of
Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA) has granted safety certificate approval for the import
and food/feed use of TruFlexTM canola with Roundup Ready® technology (MON88302).
MARA has notified Bayer that a safety certificate for TruFlexTM canola has been granted.
MARA has publicly posted this information on their website and we are awaiting final
documentation, which we expect to receive shortly.