Stewardship Agreement

The Midge Tolerant Wheat Stewardship Agreement must be signed by every farmer customer who purchases midge tolerant wheat. It is the key document in the stewardship process – to ensure farmer customers commit to the stewardship plan. In short, the agreement states that as the purchaser, the farmer recognizes the need for stewardship of the technology and will respect their commitment. They agree to not use farm-saved seed more than one generation past Certified seed.

Download a copy of the Midge Tolerant Wheat Stewardship Agreement

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Remember that to sell midge tolerant wheat you must:

  1. Complete the midge tolerant wheat Retailer Training and receive your Midge Tolerant Wheat Authorized Retailer Number.
  2. Sign a Midge Tolerant Wheat Retailer Agreement online at
  3. Ensure each farmer customer has signed an online Stewardship Agreement at