Canadian Forest Service Publications

The future of forest pest management biotechnology: practical considerations (Paper 0482-B1). 2004. Cusson, M. Proceedings: XII World Forestry Congress. September 21-28, 2003, Quebec City.

Year: 2004

Issued by: Laurentian Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 27013

Language: English

Availability: PDF (download)

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Through two examples, the present paper examines the various practical hurdles - registration, intellectual property, public acceptance, commercial potential - currently facing forest pest control products developed through biotechnology, and explores ways of facilitating their deployment.