APSA's first Seed Technology Webinar

APSA's first Seed Technology Webinar covers latest pathogenic, virus Seed Health Testing protocol, method validation and phytosanitary regulations

APSA’s Standing Committee on Seed Technology (April 1) successfully held its first  in a new series of webinars for APSA members. It featured three interesting and engaging presentations, including an ‘Overview of Seed Health Testing for Pathogenic Plant Viruses’ (Reverse Transcriptase Conventional and Real-Time PCR, ELISA and Bioassay) by Thomas Baldwin, Head of Molecular Detection, @GEVES; a presentation on the ‘Method Validation for Virus Pathogens Testing’ by Daniel Bakker, Senior Researcher, R&D Department, at @Naktuinbouw; followed by an ‘Overview of Phytosanitary Regulation’ by Michael Leader, the chair of APSA’s Standing Committee on International Trade & Quarantine. Active APSA members are invited to log in and watch all three presentations #ondemand, download the presentation slides via this link. (APSA member login required)