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From DC: ASTA Members Approved New Strategic Plan

Today (June 11), members of the American Seed Trade Association approved the framework for a new strategic plan to help guide the work of the association in the coming years. The vote took place this morning during the annual business meeting, which was part of ASTA’s new Policy and Leadership Development Conference, held June 9-13 in Washington, D.C.

Core areas of the strategic plan include: domestic policy, innovation, communications, intellectual property rights, international, and membership and internal matters. Current ASTA Chairman Tracy Tally of Justin Seed Company and incoming Chairman Jerry Flint of Corteva, the agriculture division of DowDuPont, sat down with Seed World to talk about the strategic plan and discuss some of the work done behind the scenes.

Listen to the interview here.