We are the Northern Seed Trade Association

NSTA was established in 1950 to promote the interests of the northern seed trade. NSTA works with educational and regulatory authorities and other interested agencies in the development of a sound and effective seed program.

NSTA members are a diverse group of individuals, firms, and corporations regularly engaged in the wholesale distribution or conditioning of seeds for planting.

Follow the NSTA website to stay up to date on regional legislative activities, coordinate the actions of nation, state, province, governmental groups, and learn more about the NSTA Annual Meeting.

NSTA Annual Meeting | Sioux Falls, SD | July 19th – 21st

Welcome Reception

Mix and mingle at the annual meeting’s Welcome Reception! Enjoy appetizers and a hosted bar from 5:00 to 6:00 pm on Wednesday July 19th.


Tour the USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Data Center.

Golf Tournament

Enjoy 9 or 18 holes with your fellow NSTA members and friends! Learn More

Thank you for a great 2017 annual meeting! From great speakers and events including a full day of spouse activities to opportunities to network and share ideas - the 2017 meeting did not disappoint!

2017 Sponsors