Seed Digest (May 14 – 27, 2011)

Court of Appeals Dismisses Appeal of GE Sugar Beet Case As a result, previous court rulings in favor of farmers and conservation advocates will remain, including the order requiring the U.S. Department of Agriculture to prepare a rigorous review of the impacts of GE sugar beets.

Invitation for Proposals: Organic Seed Growers Conference
The invitation for input and proposals for the 2012 Organic Seed Growers Conference is now available! This is your opportunity to share important research and ask timely questions of your organic seed community members. Suggestions for content and proposals are due July 1, 2011.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Mother Earth News Fair (Puyallup, WA) June 4 – 5, 2011

Seeds for Change: Organic Seed Production and Crop Variety Improvement (Salt Spring Island, BC) July 4 – 5, 2011

The National Heirloom Exposition (Sonoma County, CA Fairground) September 13 – 15, 2011

Organic Seed Growers Conference (Port Townsend, WA) January 19 – 21, 2012

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