Plant Variety Board

The Plant Variety Board is an organ set by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, the principal task of which is to maintain Finland’s official catalogue of plant varieties. The Board approves varieties for the variety catalogue and decides when approvals must be withdrawn. 

The members of the Plant Variety Board represent different operators in the food chain from producers to environmental organisations. Link to the list of Plant Variety Board members in the column on the right. 

Address of the Plant Variety Board:

Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira
Plant Breeder’s Rights
PO Box 111 (Tampereentie 51)
32201 LOIMAA

The Plant Variety Board’s decisions are published in the Finnish Plant Variety Journal 

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