In terms of paragraph 11.2 of the Deed of Trust the trustees shall, for the purpose of determining the interest of the beneficiaries undertaking research with regard to winter cereals, be compelled to do so after consultation with the Research Technical Committees.

The composition of the Research Technical Committee for Wheat and the Research Technical Committee for Barley are prescribed in the Deed of Trust and is representative of all sectors of industry as follows:

RESEARCH TECHNICAL COMMITTEE FOR WHEAT
Representing Representatives
Breeders of wheat cultivars 2
Wheat millers 2
Bakers 2
Wheat producers 2
Agricultural Research Council 1
SA Grain Laboratory 1
Grain handlers 1

 

RESEARCH TECHNICAL COMMITTEE FOR BARLEY
Representing Representatives
Breeders of barley cultivars 2
Maltsters of barley and brewers of beer 3
Barley producers 3
Agricultural Research Council 1
SA Grain Laboratory 1
Grain handlers 1

Although the Board of Trustees is not involved in matters related to the classification of new cultivars, grading requirements and quality specifications, the Research Technical Committees were authorised to handle these matters within their structures