Germination Webinar

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Germination is hosting the webinar: 

How to Build a Single, National Seed Organization?

This webinar will provide an update on the Seed Synergy Collaboration Project and its efforts to design a single National Seed Organization.

You will learn about:

  • What the Seed Synergy Project has accomplished so far
  • The vision behind a single National Seed Organization
  • What a single organization would be intended to do
  • The next steps in getting there as our industry prepares for regulatory modernization


Todd Hyra
Past-President - Canadian Seed Trade Association

As Western Business Manager for SeCan, he develops new business opportunities for SeCan members and industry partners.

David Hansen
President/CEO - Canterra Seeds

David is an industry veteran with experience working in Canada and internationally. In 2018 he was selected as one of Germination's Top 20 Seed Industry Influencers.

Eric McLean
Past-President - Manitoba Seed Growers' Association

Eric is a seed grower in Oak River, Man., and operates J.S. Henry & Son Ltd.

Tom Greaves
President, Pitura Seeds

Tom obtained his diploma in agriculture at the University of Manitoba in 2001. With many years of experience in the agriculture field, he has held roles in quality control and plant management.

CSI would like to thank Germination and the Sponsors:  20/20 Seed Labs Inc., Canterra Seeds, and SeCan! 


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Roy van Wyk, Executive Director
Canadian Seed Institute
A partner in the Seed Synergy Collaboration