SEED DORMANCY In seed testing, dormant seeds are defined as viable seeds, rather than hard seeds, which fail to germinate when provided the prescribed germination conditions. Hard seeds are defined as “seeds which remain hard at the end of the test…

Accredited Seed Lab Monitoring Program The Canadian Food Inspection Agency requires laboratories that provide results for product assessment through the various CFIA programs meet the requirements outlined in the Seed Laboratory Accreditation and Aud…