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First the Seed Foundation (FTSF) is a not-for-profit organization established in 2008 by the American Seed Trade Association. We’re working hard to accomplish our goals, but we need help build awareness and understanding of the importance of the seed industry.

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Contact Ann Jorss
at 703-837-8140 or send an email to our Contact Form


Your sponsorship of the FTSF’s initiatives and events is an investment – in your industry and in your business. The benefits you receive from this investment are significant.

  • Shape the Future
    Your support helps build knowledge and understanding of agriculture among school-age children and encourages them to pursue careers in our industry. This will help maintain the supply of future employees.
  • Join the Leaders
    Companies, as well as individuals, are known by the company they keep. FTSF supporters are associated with the industry’s leading suppliers and operators.
  • Receive Recognition
    The FTFS publicizes your participation in appropriate communication pieces and on this website. Event sponsors are recognized for their contributions at the event site.
  • Build Loyalty
    FTSF sponsorship not only expands awareness of your products and/or company, but also enhances the value of all you offer in the minds of your customers.
  • Enhance Public Image
    FTSF sponsorship will highlight your company’s role as a benefactor and a participant in creating awareness of the role of seed in the production of food, feed, fiber, and fuel to help keep the global economy running.