- On April 16, 2020
Check out ASTA President & CEO Andy LaVigne’s recent Agri-Pulse Op-ed, “The Seed Industry is Open for Business.” LaVigne discusses how seed companies are working towards securing the food system by making sure farmers, ranchers and gardeners have access to quality seed for the upcoming planting season.
For the latest COVID-19 updates and policy impacting seed movement and availability, visit betterseed.org/covid-19/. Some recently added documents include: CDC updates, recommended protocols for employers and employees, labor updates, and loan programs. Access online student learning resources around seed and ag at firsttheseedfoundation.org/resources/.