Category Archives: Organic Plant Breeding

Tasting Cabbage and Talking Seed

OSA hosted a variety tasting and discussion as part of last week’s Farmer-Fisher-Chef Connection (F2C2) in Seattle, Washington. OSA convened food growers, buyers, and eaters at the event to taste test six varieties of winter cabbage and discuss breeding and seed … Continue reading

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California Organic Wheat Variety Trial Results Available

Organic Seed Alliance released a new report today with results from its 2013 organic wheat variety trials conducted in California. Helping growers identify appropriate varieties is key to increasing the production and profitability of organic wheat on the North Coast … Continue reading

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Community Reading with John Navazio in Port Townsend

Join John Navazio of Organic Seed Alliance and Washington State University at the Port Townsend Public Library for a discussion about the ongoing work to grow food locally with seed developed for the PNW region. John will also be speaking … Continue reading

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Are You a Farmer Seed Steward?

Farmers who save and improve seed are innovators in their own right. Their seed decisions and practices impact the quality and integrity of the food we eat, the health of our environment, and the viability of this invaluable natural resource. Farmers … Continue reading

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Proceedings from 7th Organic Seed Growers Conference Available

The official proceedings from the 7th Organic Seed Growers Conference held January 30 – February 1, 2014, in Corvallis, Oregon, are now available for free download from OSA’s website. Read scientific papers, how-to instructions, and overviews of presentations delivered by our … Continue reading

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