Author Archives: Kristina Hubbard

Talking Organic Seed in Washington, DC

OSA just returned from an inspiring National Organic Coalition (NOC) membership meeting in Washington, DC, which included a day on Capitol Hill educating members of Congress on a number of organic policy topics. Among several messages delivered was the need … Continue reading

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New Course on Organic Seed Now Available!

Organic seed growers need more mentorship and courses that are comprehensive in scope and combine theoretical and practical instruction. To address this gap, OSA teamed up with the Multinational Exchange for Sustainable Agriculture (MESA) to help experienced farmers pass on their seed knowledge … Continue reading

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Just Released! State of Organic Seed, 2016

We’re proud to announce our first five-year update on the status of organic seed in the US. The report, State of Organic Seed, 2016, is part of an ongoing project to measure progress in meeting the organic seed needs of farmers. Organic … Continue reading

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Learn How to Breed Crops in Montana

Join the Northern Organic Vegetable Improvement Collaborative (NOVIC) for a two-day classroom and field-based course on plant breeding from September 13 – 14, 2016. NOVIC is a multi-state partnership between farmers and researchers to address the plant breeding needs of organic agriculture … Continue reading

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OSA’s Brook Brouwer to Join WSU Extension

Organic Seed Alliance is pleased to announce that Research and Education Associate Brook Brouwer will soon join Washington State University as its Director of San Juan County Extension. In his new position, Brouwer will continue to support OSA by collaborating on current … Continue reading

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