68th Corn & Sorghum Seed Research Conference
43rd Soybean Seed Research Conference - Seed Expo
First held in the mid-1900’s, ASTA’s annual CSS and Soybean Seed Research Conference draws seed breeders, growers and distributors and seed equipment manufacturers to Chicago each December for a major sales and information exchange.
For 67 years, the CSS in Chicago has been the premiere event for seed industry professionals to do business. In between placing and taking orders, buyers and sellers alike take advantage of great networking opportunities, innovative product showcases and important news and informational sessions.
Join more than 2,600 seed industry professionals for the largest seed industry event in the country. The CSS 2013 & Seed Expo features four days of networking and educational sessions highlighting the latest industry research and a new track devoted to business management. The Seed Expo features more than 130 supplier companies showcasing products and services with relevance to all seed types.
Founded in 1883, the American Seed Trade Association (ASTA) is one of the oldest trade organizations in the United States. Its membership consists of over 700 companies involved in seed production and distribution, plant breeding, and related industries in North America. As an authority on plant germplasm, ASTA advocates science and policy issues of industry-wide importance.