Author Archives: Cathleen McCluskey

OSA Welcomes Ken Greene to Board of Directors

OSA’s board of directors spans the U.S. and includes a diverse group of dedicated professionals from multiple roles in the organic seed community. We’re pleased to welcome our newest board member who joins us from the Northeast. Ken Greene is … Continue reading

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OSA Welcomes Mary Black to Staff

We are thrilled to announce the newest addition to our team. This spring, we welcomed Mary Black as OSA’s operations manager. Mary holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington. She spent over ten years working as a litigation … Continue reading

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New Businesses Supporting Organic Seed

The importance of our work is becoming visible to a larger audience and we couldn’t be more excited. Many thanks to all of you who are current donors or have supported OSA with a donation in the past. Your financial support is … Continue reading

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Webinar on Keeping Seed Crops Healthy

This spring, OSA’s John Navazio presented in a webinar titled “Keeping Your Seed Crops Healthy” with Jodi Lew-Smith of High Mowing Organic Seeds and Linda Gilkeson of West Coast Gardening. The webinar includes instruction on rogueing (removing of a small fraction of undesirable plants from … Continue reading

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Did You Miss the Organic Seed Webinar?

“Understanding the National Organic Program Seed Rule and Sourcing Organic Seed” is now archived and available at for anyone who missed the live broadcast on Friday, June 6, 2014. Watch the webinar here. The webinar covers the availability of … Continue reading

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