ASTA Participates in FAS Ag Attaché Consultations

  • On July 19, 2018
  • ASTA, Embassy, FAS, Foreign Agriculture Service, Seed, Seed Industry, USDA

On July 11, ASTA participated in the annual Foreign Agriculture Service Ag Attaché Consultations in Washington, D.C. Director of International Programs and Policy, Michelle Klieger and Senior Vice President of Domestic and International Policy, Bernice Slutsky met with USDA staff posted in Mexico, Argentina, Brazil and Thailand. During these meetings, Klieger and Slutsky briefed staff on international seed industry priorities, and discussed opportunities to work together in the future. Embassy staff are critical to the success of ASTA’s efforts internationally.