seed industry

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Measurement Canada amended its Weights and Measures Act, requiring scales used in the commercial sale of seed to be re-inspected every two years. As of August seed laboratories and companies must follow new regulations set forth by Measurement C…

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Canadian Seed Growers’ Association and Canadian Seed Trade Association Achievement Awards CSGA Award Winners Robertson Associate Awards Rodney AltwasserAfter returning home in 1968 to the family farm near Yellow Grass, Saskatchewan, Altwasswer …

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Shorten and Simplify GMO Conversations Sometimes, talking to people away from the office about the work can be a challenge, especially when it comes to GMOs. Here are some tips to help you talk about what you do and why it’s important. There&n…

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A Brave New World Genomics research and development projects are opening markets and widening opportunities in Canada. How will the increasing focus on the genetic makeup of crops affect the seed industry? Genomics is a term that usually conjure…

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A growing population needs food. We need to grow more with less. Technology continues to improve seed innovations. Exciting opportunities lie in the pipeline. The regulatory landscape is evolving. There has never been a more exciting time to be a par…