Seed Sampler Training DuPont Pioneer
Date: April 26, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sponsor: California Crop Improvement Association
Location: DuPont Pioneer
The workshop content will include: Industry scope and role of seed sampling; Ethics of seed samplers; Professionalism and safety; Sampling equipment; Sampling seed in bags; Sampling seed in mini-bulk containers; Sampling seed in bulk containers; Special sampling situations; Samples, their division and nomenclature; and Quality assurance. The workshop will also include a hands-on practical component. A content examination will be administered. Spanish speaking candidates are especially encouraged to attend. Spanish language translation facilities will be available. And the Spanish version of the AASCO Handbook on Seed Sampling and content examination will also be available. The workshop will start at 8:00AM and end at 5:00PM. Qualifying candidates will be certified by AASCO and CCIA and the certification will be valid for 3 years.
DuPont Pioneer 18285 County Road 96, Woodland, CA 95695