April 11, 2017 - Vancouver, British Columbia - Clean Seed Capital Group Ltd. (“Clean Seed” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: CSX) has submitted an additional worldwide patent application under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT). This new patent application contains several new proprietary technologies developed by our research and development team to continue the rapid expansion and advancement of our technology portfolio. Once successful, the granted patents will further broaden the protection of the Company’s diverse technologies, while also extending the life of the patent protection for its existing SMART Seeder™ and SMART Planter™ technologies by three years. All activities related to the PCT are coordinated by the World Intellectual Property Organization.
Graeme Lempriere, Chief Executive Officer of Clean Seed, states “Filing an international application under the PCT has the same effect as filing a national patent application in each member country where an applicant desires patent protection. Our original Smart Seeder patents are advancing to issuance without conflict and we are confident that this additional application will successfully broaden our protection and extend the patent life of our Smart Seeder. We remain committed to ongoing technology development to advance our Company’s technological advantages and to continue to position Clean Seed as leaders in the smart agriculture movement.”
About Clean Seed Capital Group Ltd.
The common shares of Clean Seed Capital Group Ltd. are listed on the TSX Venture Exchange and trade under the symbol "CSX". Clean Seed is at the forefront of an agricultural shift to unparalleled high definition seeding technologies.
Clean Seed has developed an advanced precision no-till seeding system comprising several individually patented technologies, including in-ground openers, proprietary seed and fertilizer metering, and electronic control systems. Our most recent ground breaking achievement is also our most advanced and innovative to date: the award winning CX-6 SMART Seeder™, which is an industry first!
The ground-breaking CX-6 SMART Seeder™ creates a new niche within the large-scale farm equipment market.
For further information please contact Clean Seed at 604-566-9895 and visit our website at http://www.cleanseedcapital.com.
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