News Releases

2016

April 13th, 2016Ag, Food, Research Groups Urge Ratification of Plant Genetic Resources Treaty
April 1st, 2016Cover Crops Public Service Announcement 
March 14th, 2016Seed Industry to “Storm the Hill”
March 2nd, 2016ASTA Applauds Senate Ag Committee Passage of Common Sense Food Labeling Legislation
February 22nd, 2016ASTA Urges Action on Senator Roberts’ Food Labeling Proposal
February 9th, 2016ASTA Hosts Session for Ranchers on Pollinators and Native Seed Production
February 3rd, 2016ASTA Participates in FarmNext National Summit
January 19th, 2016Growers Encouraged to Include Pollinator-Beneficial Plants and Seeds in Spring Line-Up

2015

November 20th, 2015ASTA Applauds FDA’s Decision on GE Labeling Petition
November 4th, 2015U.S.-China Seed Associations Sign MOU to Expand Collaboration
September 14th, 2015Public Service Announcement: Disposal of Treated Seed
March 26th, 2015ASTA Supports Proposed Resolution to Patchwork of State Labeling Regulations

2014

December 10th, 2014Education Key to Consumer Appreciation of Seed and Seed Improvement
September 23rd, 2014ASTA Promotes Safe Handling and Storage of Treated Seed During Harvest
June 19th, 2014ASTA Celebrates Pollinator Week
June 18th, 2014ASTA Elects New Leadership to Move Seed Industry Forward
May 2nd, 2014ASTA Welcomes New Director of Membership and Education Services
March 26th, 2014ASTA Reiterates Effectiveness and Importance of Seed Treatments
February 25th, 2014ASTA Supports Industry-Driven Efforts to Maintain and Facilitate Global Movement of Grain
January 25th, 2014ASTA Vegetable & Flower Seed Conference Convenes in Monterey