Join over 2,700 seed industry professionals every December for America’s largest seed industry conference. Participants from the most seasoned seed industry representative to new hires will benefit from attending this exciting week of education, collaboration and networking!
For 69 years, the CSS in Chicago has been the premier 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.
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.