The 132nd annual meeting of the American Seed Trade Association (ASTA) was held June 17-20, 2015 in Washington DC. With a focus on advocacy, seed industry representatives met with their elected officials in Congress to talk about important issues such as trade, pollinator health and labeling.
Participants heard from Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, elected new officers for the coming year, got updates on industry issues, and much more.
2015 ASTA Annual Meeting photos
Secretary Vilsack Visits #ASTAannual – Secy Vilsack addresses 2015 ASTA Annual
ASTA CEO Pleased with 2015 #ASTAannual – ASTA CEO Andy LaVigne
ASTA Members Storm the Hill – Interview with ASTA incoming chair Risa DeMasi, Grassland Oregon
ASTA Chairman Presides Over Busy Year – Interview with ASTA chairman John Schoenecker, HM Clause
Iteris Displays ClearAg at #ASTAannual – Interview with Chris Davis and Don Lamker, Iteris