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134th Annual Convention

Jun 21, 2017 07:00am -
Jun 24, 2017 10:00am


Event Description

The 134th Annual Convention convenes all sectors of the seed industry for four days of essential policy discussion, educational breakouts, professional development and networking. This year, we will make the most of our Minneapolis destination, including visits to nearby ASTA member company businesses and an opening general session featuring a panel discussion among today's major food companies. Don't miss it!

What does the convention agenda include?
For a full description of all convention events as they are updated, visit the
convention website.


What's included in the rate?

For the fees and packages shown below, the following events are included with the corresponding registration fees:

“Set Sail” Package: For those attending the ASTA Annual Convention programming on Wednesday and Thursday only. Pricing includes access to ASTA’s Wednesday night Welcome Reception.

“Voyager” Full Delegate: Pricing includes access to all ASTA Annual Convention events (except Optional Tours) including Friday programming and the Gala Banquet. 

Spouse/Family Guest: Includes access to all ASTA Annual Convention events, including: the Welcome Reception (Wednesday) and the Gala Banquet (Friday) for any family guest age 14 and up. Optional tours available for additional purchase. 

Youth: Same permissions as Spouse/Family Guest above, for children ages 13 and under. 

Additional optional activity pricing (see link to convention schedule above for more information):

Wednesday, June 21:
-Gary Arthur Memorial 5K Fun Run/Walk: $25 per person
-Tour of Syngenta Seed Care Facility (complimentary)

Thursday, June 22:
-Optional lunch cruise on Lake Minnetonka: $65 per person


Event Type:Conference
Category:Annual Membership Meeting
Early registration ends on May 26, 2017.
Regular registration starts on May 27, 2017 and ends on Jun 24, 2017.
Late registration starts on Jun 25, 2017.
(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)


Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 "Voyager" Full Delegate
Member Fee: $449.00$549.00$549.00
Non-Member Fee: $849.00$949.00$949.00
 "Voyager" Full Delegate: Gov't./Univ
Member Fee: $449.00$549.00$549.00
Non-Member Fee: $449.00$549.00$549.00
 "Set Sail" Delegate
Member Fee: $250.00$250.00$250.00
Non-Member Fee: $450.00$450.00$450.00
 "Set Sail" Delegate: Gov't/Univ
Member Fee: $250.00$250.00$250.00
Non-Member Fee: $250.00$250.00$250.00
 Spouse/Family Guest
Member Fee: $259.00$299.00$299.00
Non-Member Fee: $549.00$549.00$549.00
 Spouse/Family Guest: Gov't./Univ
Member Fee: $259.00$299.00$299.00
Non-Member Fee: $259.00$299.00$299.00
Member Fee: $129.00$179.00$179.00
Non-Member Fee: $529.00$579.00$579.00