Evira is responsible for variety testing (DUS testing, Distinctness, Uniformity and Stability), maintaining national catalogues of plant varieties and registration of Plant Breeder's Rights in Finland. Evira is also the contact of Plant Variety Board.
More information you'll find in the Finnish Plant Variety Journal. The Journal contains information on Plant Breeder’s Rights and variety listing in Finland. The official catalogue of plant varieties will also be published in this Journal.
For variety testing issues, please contact
- Ms. Kaarina Paavilainen, +358 40 833 2480, kaarina.paavilainen evira.fi.
For issues of variety listing, registration of Plant Breeder's Right and contacts to Plant Variety Board, please contact
- You'll find forms and intructions for variety registration here