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MON-89Ø34-3
Transformation EventMON89034
Trade NameYieldGuard VTPro
ApplicantMonsanto
Organism Common NamesMaize
Organism Scientific NamesZea mays
Centre of Origin and DiversityBiology Consensus Document on Maize
Food and Feed Safety IssuesCompositional considerations for Maize
Methods for safe handling
Additional Information
TraitsLepidoptera resistance
Genescry1A.105,
cry2Ab2

Australia
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
December 04, 2008FoodFood Standard Australia New ZealandA595

Canada
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
June 19, 2008FeedCanadian Food Inspection Agency - Animal Feed DivisionDD2008-74
May 18, 2008FoodHealth Canada - GM Foods and Other Novel FoodsHealth Canada 2008-05-18

European Community
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
October 30, 2009ProcessingEuropean CommissionEC-MON89034EC-MON89034-RA
October 30, 2009Food and FeedEuropean CommissionEC-MON89034EC-MON89034-RAMethod for detection: http://gmo-crl.jrc.ec.europa.eu/StatusOfDossiers.aspx

Reference Material: AOCS 0906-E accessible via AOCS at http://www.aocs.org/tech/crm

Japan
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
October 02, 2007FeedMinistry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF)
November 06, 2007FoodMinistry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW)

Mexico
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
July 22, 2008ProcessingThe Federal Commission for the Protection against Sanitary Risk - COFEPRIS (Secretary of Health)
July 22, 2008Food and FeedThe Federal Commission for the Protection against Sanitary Risk - COFEPRIS (Secretary of Health)

New Zealand
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
March 05, 2009FoodFood Standard Australia New ZealandA595

Brazil
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
October 15, 2009Commercial ReleaseThe National Technical Biosafety Committee (CTNBio)BRA_MON89034

South Africa
Date of approvalType of useAuthorityDecisionRisk assessmentMethods for detections-Reference materials
December 14, 2010Commercial plantingDepartment of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF)
December 14, 2010Importation exportationDepartment of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF)
December 14, 2010Food and or feedDepartment of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF)

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