1. KS Crop

Kansas Crop Improvement Association

Kansas Crop Improvement Association is a not-for-profit, membership-based corporation designated as the official seed and plant part certification agency for the State of Kansas.  In addition to seed certification services, KCIA offers networking and educational opportunities, consulting, auditing, farm/field inspection, and laboratory testing services for the seed industry and other crop production related businesses.



Pam Steinmeyer Retiring

After 34 years as a valuable part of the KCIA family, Pam Steinmeyer, KCIA Registered Seed Technologist, will retire May 31, 2018.  We wish Pam a very long and happy retirement.

May - June Newsletter

2018 Spring Seed Directory - Soybeans, Oats, Field Peas, Grasses, Woody Species & Forbs

Oborny Named 2017 Premier Seed Grower

2017 KS Wheat Book  - directory of certified growers and approved seed conditioners, and KSU wheat variety performance results

Kansas Certified Seed Stone Order Form

KSU Extension Agronomy eUpdate


Important Dates


March 15 - Deadline to submit of fields for summer inspection.  Submit applications using the myfields portal.

July 25 - KSIA Hootie Open Golf Tournament - Stagg Hill Course, Manhattan

July 26 - KSIA Summer Seed Conference - Hilton Garden Inn, Manhattan


NOTICE!!!  Certification activities for 2018 will be suspended for those that have not finalized 2017 paperwork.  Final Reports were due December 15, 2017


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