Welcome to AIB,

the Anti-Infringement Bureau for Intellectual Property Rights on Plant Material

Our Mission

Working for a sustainable horticulture
AIB is an international association representing the major companies in the vegetable seed industry. Our member companies are committed to supporting sustainable horticulture through innovation in vegetable breeding and seed production.

The mission of AIB is to prevent and fight infringements of the Intellectual Property Rights of our members. We are connected to a network of regional and national seed associations and IP enforcement authorities in many countries.

Latest News

  • 09
  • Dec

Impetus through AIB

In 2011, the fight against the illegal multiplication of protected vegetable crops received a substantial impetus. In it...

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  • 31
  • May

AIB signs Co-operation Agreement

At a ceremony on 31 May 2011 during the ISF World Seed Congress in Belfast three leading European seed enhancement and c...

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