Seed Sampling Officers Workshop – 7th & 8th September


SAVE THE DATE: 7th / 8th September 2021

 The AsureQuality Seed Laboratory NZ01 invites you to attend a Workshop on Seed Sampling in New Zealand at the Lincoln Event Centre.

The 1 day workshop will be held in two sessions (7th and again on the 8th of September) to ensure all SSOs have the opportunity to attend.

ISTA authorised SSOs play a fundamental role in ensuring the integrity of NZs internationally recognised Seed Industry.

This Seed Sampling Workshop will communicate important changes and updates to SSO roles and responsibilities here in NZ.

Topics for discussion include:

  • Overview of the instructions in the AsureQuality Seed Sampling Handbook
  • Chain of Custody for Seed Sampling and Testing in New Zealand
  • Equipment and sampling log requirements
  • Seed Sampling audits and competency requirements
  • Overview of Laboratory tests and Certificates

Attendance at the Seed Sampling Workshop will be recorded and contribute to ongoing authorisation as a Seed Sampling Officer.

Further email to notify you when registrations for this Workshop open.

For further information you can contact Jo Risk, Compliance Manager at AsureQuality