Working Together on Minor Use Issues


Third Global Minor Use Summit (GMUS- 3 )

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Date: October 1-4, 2017
Location: Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel
900 Rene Levesque Boulevard West
Montreal, Quebec, Canada  H3B 4A5

The GMUS-3 will provide an update on the 5-year Work plan action items that resulted from the GMUS-2 with updates/accomplishments included in the areas of:

  • Coordination and Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Incentives
  • Capacity Development and
  • Registration of Minor Uses and MRL Setting

The GMUS-3 will put greater emphasis on Policy Considerations that can help specialty crop growers around the world obtain access to safe and modern tools to produce their crops, and to promote trade among nations.

The Summit will also provide an opportunity for delegates to participate in the 2nd Global Minor Use Priority Setting Workshop which will be part of the GMUS-3 agenda.

To support the Summit through partnership opportunities, please fill out this form.

For those interested in seeing Canadian horticultural production, an optional field tour will be offered on October 5th, 2017 for an additional fee. Therefore, please reserve your hotel accommodations accordingly.

Room Reservations:
The meeting will be held under one roof at the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel.
A limited number of rooms have been secured and reservations can be made online.

Registration Information:
The registration fee is $375 CAD. Meals and health breaks will be provided. Register by clicking here.

For additional information, please contact:
Shirley Archambault at or at 1-613-759-7714