The USDA Seed Storage Workshop is open for registration on the CTAERN
Website -

What: USDA Seed Lab CTAERN Workshop
Where: UGA Griffin Campus
When: Thursday, September 20, 2018
Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm


Agriculture teachers will be able to tour one of the United States few seed
storage facilities located in Griffin, GA on the University of GA Griffin
Campus.  Teachers will learn how seeds are stored for future generations
and kept viable for generations to come. Teachers will learn the history of
seed storage and the importance of food security and USDA seed storage.
Teachers will be able to conduct hands on labs such as collect seeds for
storage as well as observe and participate in tissue culture.

Melissa Riley
Central Region Ag Education
Horticulture Teacher
1005 State University Drive,  Box 4060
Fort Valley, GA 31030
office - 478-825-6067
cell - 478-973-4071