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Seeds Regulations

Version of section 14 from 2006-03-22 to 2012-02-08:

  •  (1) Every person who sells seed in Canada shall have or have access to the records pertaining to the origin, conditioning, sampling, testing, grading and labelling of that seed.

  • (2) Every person who conditions, samples, tests, grades or labels seed for sale in Canada shall keep complete records pertaining to the activity for which they are responsible for a period of not less than two years after the date of conditioning, sampling, testing, grading or labelling.

  • (3) Where seed of pedigreed status has been conditioned or graded in Canada, the grower, grader or operator, as the case may be, shall, within 30 days after conditioning or grading, complete a pedigreed seed declaration that contains sufficient information, including the name of the grower, crop certificate number, quantity of seed and official tag use, to permit the tracing of all claims made with respect to that seed.

  • SOR/86-850, s. 7
  • SOR/96-252, s. 2

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