Explore the Organic Seed Industry


MP3 download of workshop audio from MOSES 2019. PowerPoint slides from the presentation may be available on the conference website.

Workshop Session: Saturday II

Seeds are foundational to a successful farm. Learn how the organic seed industry works, and discover practical ways you can participate in variety development to influence which crops and traits get improved. Farmer Kat Becker, UW researcher Julie Dawson, and Pete Zuck of Johnny’s Selected Seeds also will share their insights on variety trials and participatory breeding projects.

Kitt Healy is the Midwest research and education associate for the Organic Seed Alliance.

Adrienne Shelton is the East Coast organic product specialist for Vitalis Organic Seeds.