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)

The CCIA is conducting a search for an Executive Director of the CCIA. The job description and information about how to apply is available at this UC Davis Employment page.

Seed Notes

Seed Notes is distributed by email only. Use the link below if you would like to be added to the email list:
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

January 1-5, 2015

Seed Business 101 - Field Crops
Chicago, Illinois

March 2-4, 2015

Pacific Seed Association annual meeting, Maui, Hawaii

March 23-25, 2015

California Seed Association annual meeting, Rancho Mirage