California Seed Association Career Portal

Why the Seed Industry

With a career in the seed industry,
the future is in your hands.

Seeds are the foundation of human and animal life on earth. Most of the products we use in our daily lives are created from a seed.

Technological advancement in seed development is critical to the future of humanity. At the same time, the roots of our industry must continue to be in safe and sustainable farming.

California is known throughout the world as a premier location for crop breeding, variety development and seed production.

The state has evolved to fill an important niche in the global seed industry because of our ideal climate and sophisticated infrastructure for growing, harvesting, processing and marketing high quality seeds.