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2017 Items of Interest in Seed

Dear Members,

Every year USDA’s Seed Regulatory and Testing Division provides a publication containing articles on topics in seed testing, overview of Seed Industry meetings, and Federal Seed Act issues. The 2017 issue features articles on:

  • Stopping the Spread of Palmer Amaranth
  • Acid Scarification Method for Bahiagrass
  • Common Mistakes when Labeling Seeds
  • Esterase Banding Patterns in Annual and Perennial Ryegrass

Items of Interest in Seed can be found on the USDA website:

The staff at SRTD hope you enjoy this year’s publication. If you have any topics you would like to see discussed in future issues, please email IOI editor

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