Project Information

Reference Number 20060202
Project Title Efficacy Testing of Herbicide Tolerant Maize Expressing the Event GA21 Against Glyphosate Herbicide Under Screenhouse Condition
Project Type Contained Use
Status Completed
Name of Institution UP Mindanao; Syngenta Phils., Inc.
Cooperating Institution none
Supervising IBC • University of the Philippines-Mindanao • Syngenta Philippines, Inc.
Project Leader(s) • Aristotle B. Burgonio, Product Development Station Manager
• Eufemio Rasco, Jr., Professor
Experimental Facility/Site U.P. Mindanao, Bago-Oshiro, Davao City
Purpose / Objectives To test Event GA21 expressing glyphosate tolerance under local condition. By way of this trial, it is hoped that Syngenta will be able to offer to corn farmers better corn hybrids with added glyphosate tolerance trait
Biosafety measures N/A
Conditions for Approval N/A
Date Received 2006-02-03
Date of Approval 2006-02-18


Regulated Materials

Regulated Materials Event GA21 maize hybrid and non-GA21 isogenic hybrid
Source USA
Subject Request of Drs. Abad and Fernandez for NCBP approval
Requesting Party Dr. Reynaldo G. Abad and Dr. Eduardo Fernandez; IBC Chairman of UP Mindanao and Syngenta Phils., respectively
Action of NCBP Approved for implementation