California Crop Improvement Association
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The California Crop Improvement Association (CCIA), a non-profit corporation, is officially recognized as the seed certifying agency under the California Seed Law. The mission of CCIA is to provide services and support research that promotes the improvement, production, distribution and use of superior quality seeds and other agricultural products.

Phone: 530-752-0544
Fax:     530-752-4735
CCIA Membership Information

Overview of Seed Certification (pdf)

CCIA is pleased to announce John Palmer has accepted the position of Executive Director, effective January 5, 2015. John brings many years of experience in the seed industry to the CCIA.

Seed Notes

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CCIA Mailing List

Seed Notes

Click on image to view the most recent edition of Seed Notes. Past newsletters are available on the "News" page.

Upcoming Meetings, Field Days, Conferences

February 26, 2015

CCIA Members Meeting and Board of Directors Meeting, 9:00 am, Prato Room, Parsons Seed Certification Center, UC Davis campus

March 2-4, 2015

Pacific Seed Association annual meeting, Maui, Hawaii

March 23-25, 2015

California Seed Association annual meeting, Rancho Mirage