Webinar: Sourcing Organic Seed Just Got Easier: An Introduction to Organic Seed Finder

Join eOrganic for a webinar on Tuesday, August 21 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time) introducing Organic Seed Finder, a new database hosted by the Association of Official Seed Certifying Agencies (AOSCA). Beginning this fall, Organic Seed Finder will serve as a valuable tool for the organic community by providing reliable organic seed availability information. The database aims to facilitate the growth and success of the organic seed sector, and support farmer, certifier, and handler decisions for better meeting the national organic seed requirement and serving organic production, which remains one of the fastest growing segments of the U.S. food industry.

About the Presenters

Chet Boruff is the Chief Executive Officer of the Association of Official Seed Certifying Agencies (AOSCA). AOSCA provides seed certification and related services to the global seed industry, and it will manage the Organic Seed Finder.

Kristina Hubbard is the director of advocacy and communications for Organic Seed Alliance. She is facilitating the Organic Seed Finder project.

About eOrganic

eOrganic contains articles, videos, and webinars for farmers, ranchers, agricultural professionals, certifiers, researchers and educators seeking reliable information on organic agriculture, published research results, farmer experiences, and certification. The content is collaboratively authored and reviewed by our community of University researchers and Extension personnel, agricultural professionals, farmers, and certifiers with experience and expertise in organic agriculture.

Find all upcoming and archived eOrganic webinars at http://www.extension.org/pages/25242

Created by Alice Formiga