Jared Zystro, Organic Seed Alliance

Jared Zystro is the California Research and Education Specialist for Organic Seed Alliance.  Jared has a master’s degree in plant breeding and plant genetics from the University of Wisconsin and has worked in the organic seed industry for over 6 years, managing seed production at two farms and conducting research and education projects with Organic Seed Alliance.

Organic Seed Alliance  supports the ethical development and stewardship of the genetic resources of agricultural seed. We accomplish our goals through collaborative education, advisory services, and research programs with organic farmers and other seed professionals.

The first interview discusses the Seed Field Day happening in Garberville on September 4, 2011, to listen click here.

The second interview discusses Organic Seed Alliance and the importance of understanding the role seeds play in our food future, listen here.