Advancing ethical seed solutions to meet food and farming needs in a changing world
Organic Seed Production Webinar #4: Seed Quality, Harvesting Techniques and Equipment
This is the fourth of a six-webinar series on organic seed production providing training for seed growers and their interns throughout the 2016 growing season. This fourth webinar focuses on seed quality, harvesting techniques and equipment.
The urgent need to protect and expand genetic diversity and foster ecological seed systems is a call heard around the globe. OSA staff across the US connected with the Dynaversity team as they conducted research on US organic seed systems.
Keep #NIFA_strong, keep #ERS_strong "The investigations carried out by these agencies have long underpinned decisions by Congress and by American farmers, much as research from the Bureau of Labor Statistics underpins decisions in others parts of the economy." twitter.com/ASA_SciP…
Oregonians, make your voices heard to protect #organicseed! @ORagriculture has proposed a rule to replace current expiring canola restrictions. The draft proposal falls short of protecting the Willamette Valley’s specialty seed industry.