ARCHIVED - Summary Tables of Confined Field Trials for Spring 2011

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Summary of Submissions and Field Trials of Plants with Novel Traits (PNTs) Proceeding under the Seeds Act, 2011.

Table 1: Summary of approved submissions and number of approved field trials that have been planted in 2011. Please note that not all approved submissions have trials planted after authorization.
Year Number of Submissions Number of Field Trials
2011 229 858
Table 2: Number of field trials per province categorized by crop species. Only trials that have been both authorized and planted are shown (including those terminated early) and do not include those that were authorized and terminated before planting.
Crop Nfld PEI NS NB QC ON MB SK AB BC
Alfafa 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Brown Mustard 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 4 0
Camelina 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Canola 0 0 0 0 0 27 79 441 158 0
Corn 0 0 0 0 1 58 4 0 0 0
Cuphea 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Flax 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Ethiopian Mustard
0 4 0 0 4 0 2 2 0 0
Poplar 0 0 0 0 11 1 0 0 0 0
Safflower 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Soybean 0 0 0 0 5 39 1 0 0 0
Wheat 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Total 0 5 0 0 21 128 86 448 170 0
Table 3: Summary of 2011 field trials' breeding objectives. Data includes only trials that were both authorized and planted (trials terminated early are also included).
Crop Alfafa Brown Mustard Camelina Canola Corn Cuphea Ethiopian Mustard Flax Poplar Safflower Soybean Wheat
Latin Name Medicago sativa Brassica juncea Camelina sativa Brassica napus Zea mays Cuphea viscosissima x C. lanceolata f. silenoides Brassica carinata Linum usitatissinum Populus spp Carthamus tinctorius Glycine max Triticum aestivum
Total Trials 1 9 3 705 63 1 12 4 12 1 45 2
Breeding Objectives
Genetic Research
0 0 0 15 1 0 0 2 12 0 0 0
Breeding Objectives
Selectable Marker
0 0 2 0 43 0 12 4 12 0 0 2
Breeding Objectives
Male Sterility
0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Breeding Objectives
Herbicide tolerance
0 9 2 604 21 0 0 0 0 1 45 0
Breeding Objectives
Insect resistance
0 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Breeding Objectives
Yield Increase
0 0 0 446 43 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Breeding Objectives
Modified Oil Composition
0 0 1 6 0 0 12 2 0 0 4 0
Breeding Objectives
Nutritional Change
1 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Breeding Objectives
Stress Tolerance
0 0 0 141 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Breeding Objectives
Fungal Resistance
0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Breeding Objectives
New Crop To Canada
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Breeding Objectives
Nitrogen Use Efficiency
0 0 0 67 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Breeding Objectives
Water Use Efficiency
0 0 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Breeding Objectives
Altered Maturity
0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Breeding Objectives
Pharmaceutical
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
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