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Join SGS Brookings for a Seed Sampler Workshop and take the first step towards the accreditation required to sample for ISTA Certificates.

Starts

Feb 09, 2016, 08:30

Ends

Feb 10, 2016, 12:00

Location

Brookings, United States

Seed Sampling Probe and Seed

Join SGS Brookings for our Seed Sampler Workshop being held in February. This session will held at the SGS Brookings seed laboratory from 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, February 9th, until noon on Wednesday, February 10th.

Our Seed Sampler course is the first step towards the accreditation required to sample for ISTA certificates. These workshops are an excellent education experience for anyone sampling seed, regardless if it will be exported or not. The following topics will be reviewed:

  • ISTA and AOSA sampling rules 
  • Sampling methods 
  • Sealing seed lots 
  • Subdividing samples 
  • Review of ISTA certificates and their use 

Cost for each workshop is $399 US dollars per person. Workshop presentations and materials are provided in English. Exams are available in Spanish for a translation and correction fee of $100. Please make requests for exams in Spanish at time of registration.

For more information, please call +1 877 692 7611.