ASTA Environmental and Conservation Seed Committee Holds Workshop in Boise, Idaho
- On June 1, 2022
- American Seed Trade Association, Association of Official Seed Analysts, Association of Official Seed Certifying Agencies, ASTA, Conservation, conservation seed, Environment, Environment and Conservation, Environment and Conservation Seed Committee, Environment seed, Federal Seed Act, Montana Seed Growers Association, Seed Certification, Seed Movement, Society of Certified Seed Technologists, USDA
ASTA’s Environmental and Conservation Seed Committee held its yearly workshop in Boise, Idaho, May 23-24. The workshop hosted staff from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), including BLM’s National Seed Coordinator, Trisha Roller. The committee hosted speakers from several corners of the industry, including: Ruihong Guo and Ernest Allen of USDA; Sarah Wilbanks of the Association of Official Seed Certifying Agencies; Don Robison of the Association of Official Seed Analysts; Steven Beals of the Society of Certified Seed Technologists; and Heather Unverzagt of the Montana Seed Growers Association. Key discussion topics included: the Federal Seed Act, seed certification, seed movement between states, and more.