The Canadian Seed Institute

Welcome to the
Canadian Seed Institute

The Canadian Seed Institute (CSI) delivers accreditation and monitoring programs for the Canadian seed industry. Recognized by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, CSI has been given the mandate to be the single point of contact for all seed establishments, seed laboratories, operators and graders seeking registration, licensing or accreditation.

news

CSI Response to COVID-19 Pandemic - RSE and Lab Audits Postponed Temporarily
03/19/2020

Who would have predicted that in early 2020 we’d be united in our efforts managing the impacts of a historical, global event, the COVID-19 pandemic?  It is h

programs

Seed Institute Training Sessions & Workshops
CSI is planning to deliver a number of new Grader training sessions in 2020.  Specific details regarding each training session will be posted as the sessions details are finalized and we are ready to begin registration.

centre for
systems
integration

Provides programs and services to augment and support the work of regulatory officials, including standards development, and certification...