Tuesday, October 21, 2014


Learning the Business of Seed

The world of academia is sometimes thought of as vague and abstract, not applying directly to the real world in which the seed industry does business. Seed Business 101, a course offered by UC Davis’ Seed Biotechnology Center, takes a unique approach to mentoring promising new employees and young managers. Read More Here.


Floriculture Industry Plays Favorites – Familiar flower varieties are getting a facelift thanks to home and market gardeners’ desire for reliable, easy-to-grow varieties. [continue reading]


What's New in Flowers and Vegetables – A sampling of fresh new varieties coming to the flower and vegetable sector. [continue reading]


Genetics and Consumers Drive Vegetable Innovations – Technologies newer to vegetable breeding and changing consumer preferences are helping shape trends in vegetable variety development. [continue reading]



The Great Flavor Hunt – The produce industry is looking at variety development differently—and yield isn’t everything. [continue reading]


Ensuring Safety and Market Access – The development and adoption of international phytosanitary standards is helping ensure safer food and expanded market access. [continue reading]


Protecting Pollinators Resource Guide – Resources on pollinator protection to share with your staff and seed customers. [continue reading]


Is Big Money Leaving Ag? - The agriculture boom of recent years attracted investors to consider commodities as part of their portfolios—what’s changed? [continue reading]


Maintaining the Seed Export System - The U.S. National Seed Health System is aiding the international trade of seeds and global seed research. [continue reading]


GMO Food Labeling Issues Affect Vegetable Industry  - Seed World columnist Dennis Thompson examines the food fight surrounding the labeling of GMOs. [continue reading]



Cross Pollination


World Status

Regulatory Roundup

Industry News




Protecting Pollinators Part 5 – Science and Stewardship

Over the course of Seed World’s Protecting Pollinators series, we have discussed the current state of honey bee health, the many stressors impacting honey bees, as well the different initiatives, both from the seed industry and non-industry, that are being undertaken to improve the health of honey bee colonies across the country. In this installment of the Protecting Pollinators series we will examine the current initiatives aimed towards improving the relationship of honey bees and crop protection products.  Read More Here.


Unlocking the Full Genetic Potential of Plants– Increased genome sequencing is opening the door to unique possibilities for plant breeding and research. [continue reading]


Using TALENs and CRISPRs in Crop Development – Recently developed techniques could mean a host of new traits moving into crops faster, easier and more economically. [continue reading]



Ensuring Seed Quality – New technologies and evolving testing methods are helping growers get more from their seed. [continue reading]


New Equipment Promises Even More Efficiency – How new equipment technologies can improve operations in your seed business. [continue reading]


A Systems Approach to Corn and Soybeans – Looking at the big picture—the way we sell seed is changing. [continue reading]


Expanding Business InternationallySeed World columnist Dennis Thompson shares his thoughts on doing business abroad. [continue reading]


Breaking Through Growing Consumer Skepticism - The Center for Food Integrity shares its latest research and recommendations for building consumer trust. [continue reading]

Seed Treatments

The Guide to Seed Treatment Stewardship is the product of industry-wide collaboration between seed companies, seed treatment providers and universities – and it draws from data collected worldwide. Jointly produced by the American Seed Trade Association and CropLife America, its purpose is to provide farmers and seed companies with critical information and up-to-date guidelines for managing treated seeds effectively to minimize the risk of exposure to non-target organisms!

Learn more at: http://seed-treatment-guide.com/




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