The USDA Seed Storage Workshop is open for registration on the CTAERN Website - www.ctaern.org

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