NUMPRO – Forum for Nuclear Material Producers

NUMPRO is the Forum for Nuclear Material Producers.  South African Agents of internationally bred varieties, owners of varieties, tissue culture-, mini tuber-, quarantine- and genebank facilities, as well as representatives from the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries attend this Forum annually.

Matters related to import of propagation material, varietal listing, plant breeders’ rights, production of nuclear material etc. are discussed.  The Managing Director of Potato Certification Service is the Chairperson of NUMPRO.  Annually a representative of NUMPRO is elected to represent the nuclear material producers on the National Seed Potato Committee.

LOCAL DISTRIBUTORS OF VARIETIES WITH PLANT BREEDERS’ RIGHTS

SA Variety List

235 | Wesgrow Potatoes (Pty) Ltd | Charl Nel | P.O Box 507, Christiana, 2680 | 053 441 2241 | cnel@wesgrow.co.za | www.wesgrow.co.za
312 | Zylem CC | Justin Platt, Brenda Coleman, Estelle Schoeman | P.O Box 13736, Cascades, KZN, 3202 | 033 347 2893 | admin@zylemsa.co.za | www.zylemsa.co.za
390 | FPD Seed Development Pty Ltd | Daan Du Plessis | P.O Box 5202, Tygervallei, 7536 | 0861 768 286 | daan@fpd.co.za | www.fpd.co.za
767 | GWK | De Villiers Street 41, Douglas, 8730 | 053 298 8200 | www.gwk.co.za
1279 | RSA Potato Seed Exchange | BJ Kriel | P.O Box 11233, Silver Lakes, Pretoria, 0054 | 012 809 4000 | bj@rsaseeds.co.za | www.rsaseeds.co.za
1434 | Rascal Seed Research | Dawie Ras | P.O Box 122, Christiana, 2680 | 051 007 0629 | dawie@minitubers.co.za | www.minitubers.co.za