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Seeds Regulations

Version of section 86 from 2006-03-22 to 2015-02-26:

  •  (1) Every operator of a registered establishment shall keep at the establishment

    • (a) up-to-date copies of the Seeds Act, these Regulations and all directives, guidelines, manuals, circulars and other written material that the Agency delivers to the establishment from time to time; and

    • (b) a list that identifies

      • (i) the measures and documentation required to ensure that the establishment is in compliance with the requirements of these Regulations,

      • (ii) the persons who, where applicable, handle, store, sample, test, process, grade, label and document all seed in the establishment, and

      • (iii) the operators of the establishment.

  • (2) Every approved conditioner shall have

    • (a) processing equipment of such construction and design that it may be properly cleaned between the processing of successive seed lots so as to eliminate residues and prevent contamination; and

    • (b) equipment for drawing representative samples of seed.

  • (3) Every bulk storage facility and every authorized importer shall have adequate storage facilities to enable the identification and maintain the identity of different seed lots and to prevent cross-contamination.

  • SOR/96-252, s. 3
  • SOR/2000-184, s. 88
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