The European Patent Office (EPO) has rejected a joint appeal filed by NGOs against a patent on barley owned by Carlsberg (EP2373154). The claims non-genetically bred barley , their harvest and the produced thereof.

"No Patents on !" is concerned about serious negative impacts such patents can have, as these might also be granted on , and other food plants:

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