11-22-16 ASTA Statement on Federal Court Ruling in CA regarding Treated Seeds…

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Statement from ASTA President & CEO Andrew LaVigne in reference to the recent CA federal court ruling on treated seeds (details below):

“The court decision is welcomed by ASTA and a broad coalition of farmers and the industries that support them.  The ruling will allow farmers to continue to benefit from the use of seed treatments which are a critical tool to minimize crop losses from pests and diseases in an economical and environmentally sustainable way.”

Andrew W. LaVigne

President & CEO

American Seed Trade Association