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Seeds Regulations

Version of section 93 from 2006-03-22 to 2012-02-08:

  •  (1) Every registered establishment shall have an individual identified as the operator of the establishment who

    • (a) is licensed as an operator pursuant to these Regulations;

    • (b) supervises all operations in the establishment; and

    • (c) is ultimately responsible, where applicable, for the proper handling, storage, sampling, testing, processing, grading, labelling and documentation of all seed in the establishment.

  • (2) Every operator shall inform the Agency, not less than 48 hours before shipment, of the first 10 seed lots that are handled by the establishment under the supervision of that operator.

  • (3) Every operator shall maintain records and samples, including certificates of analysis, crop certificates where applicable and representative samples, to ascertain the status and grade of every seed lot that has been handled by the establishment for a period of one year after the final disposition of the seed lot, and, in the case of Foundation and Registered status seed, for a period of two years after the disposition of the seed lot.

  • SOR/96-252, s. 3
  • SOR/2000-184, s. 89
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