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​Seed Industry Resources

AACC Cereals & Grains Association formerly American Association of Cereal Chemists
AASCO Association of American Seed Control Officials
ACES University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences
AES University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences-Office of Research-Agriculture Experiment Station
AOCS American Oil Chemists’ Society
AMS Agricultural Marketing Service
AOSA Association of Official Seed Analysts
AOSCA Association of Official Seed Certifying Agencies
APHIS Animal & Plant Health Inspection Services (USDA)
ASA American Society of Agronomy
ASTA American Seed Trade Association
CAST Council for Agricultural Science and Technology
CFIA Canadian Food Inspection Agency
driftwatch driftwatch – Pesticide Sensitive Crops and Habitats Registry
FGIS Federal Grain Inspection Service
FSA Federal Seed Act and Related Information
IEAA Illinois Extension Agricultural Association
ISF International Seed Federation
ISL Illinois Seed Law
IWA Illinois Wheat Association
IP Programs AOSCA IP
ISTA International Seed Testing Association
ISTA ISTA Automatic Sampler Approval
NAFA National Alfalfa and Forage Alliance
NASS National Agricultural Statistics Service
NCSRP North Central Soybean Research Program
OECD Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
PCIT Phytosanitary Certificate Issuance and Tracking System
PCIT – FAQs PCIT – Frequently Asked Questions
PHYTO PHYTO – Phytosanitary Certificate Contacts for Illinois
PRABIA Puerto Rico Agricultural Biotechnology Industry Association
PVPO Plant Variety Protection Office
SAA Seed Association of the Americas
SCST Society of Commercial Seed Technologists
UPOV International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants
USDA US Department of Agriculture
USDA Obscured Seed Protocol

Items of Interest

Seed Producer’s Primer – Industrial Hemp 

ASTA Retailers Guide to Lawn Seed

Corn, Soybeans and Small Grains Performance Trials

Cover Crop Chart PDF

Illinois Seed Arbitration Act

Printable Seed Lab Submission Form

Printable IPG Lab Submission Form