Project Information

Reference Number 20020155
Project Title Pest Management under Conservation Tillage Systems in the Uplands: Performance Evaluation of Glyphosate-Tolerant/Insect-Protected (NK 603*MON810) Corn Hybrids/Lines under Greenhouse Conditions (Second Phase)
Project Type Contained Use (Greenhouse)
Status Completed
Name of Institution Cotton Development Authority (CODA),Cotton Research Center, MMSU, Batac, Ilocos Norte,(077) 792-3137
Cooperating Institution Monsanto Philippines, Inc.
Supervising IBC CODA-IBC
Project Leader(s) Aida Solsoloy,Scientist I,Cotton Development Administration (CODA)
Experimental Facility/Site Ilocos Norte, Philippines
Purpose / Objectives 1. To evaluate, under greenhouse conditions, the performance of corn hybrids with tolerance to glyphosate and resistance to ACB
2. To assess the crop safety of glyphosate herbicide applied at various dosage rates and growth stages of the transgenic corn plants.
Biosafety measures 1. Containment capabilities
2. Sterilization Procedures
3. Personnel awareness of biosafety procedures
4. Labeling/ designation of “risk” areas
5. Decontamination facilities
6.“Biosafetiness” of equipment
Conditions for Approval N/A
Date Received 2002-05-24
Date of Approval 2002-05-24


Regulated Materials

Regulated Materials Glyphosate-Tolerant/Insect Protected Corn (NK603*MON810)
Source South Africa
Subject Request of Dr. Aida Solsoloy for permit to import Glyphosate-Tolerant/Insect Protected Corn (NK603*MON810)
Requesting Party Dr. Aida Solsoloy,Scientist I,Cotton Development Administration (CODA)
Action of NCBP Approved for implementation

For issuance of permit to import Glyphosate-Tolerant/Insect Protected Corn (NK603*MON810) by the Plant Quarantine Services, Bureau of Plant Industry