Seed Sampler’s References

AOSA Rules Section 1: Sampling

This section explains the processes of sampling from small and bulk containers. The charts are a reference of how many containers to sample for each lot.

2017 Section 1

AOSA Rules Table 2.4: Weights for Working Samples

The chart shows analysts the purity and noxious weights to divide down from the working sample. Species are listed alphabetically by scientific names.

2017 Section 2.4 or Table 2A

AOSA Rules Appendix 4: Common Name List with Equivalent Scientific Names

Reference used to look up a species’ scientific name.

2017 Appendix 4

AOSA Seed Testing Rules & Handbooks