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Managment
Planning

Biodiversity
Action Plan

Forest
Reproductive
Material
Regulations

References


Protection and Maintenance

5.3Genetically modified organisms
5.3.1

Requirement

Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) shall not be used.

Means of verification

  • Plant supply records
  • Discussions with the owner/manager.

Guidance

GMOs are created through gene transfer under laboratory conditions and are not the product of tree breeding, vegetative propagation, cloning or tissue culture programmes.