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Seed for the Future

Canada's Seed Industry

To see how important and impactful Canada’s seed industry is, we only need to look at the numbers – $3.95 billion dollars contributed annually to our economy, over 14,000 Canadians employed in the sector, and more than $569 million in international sales.

With investment in plant breeding and research from the private sector projected to be over $106 million by 2012, Canada continues to be an international leader in agriculture and food, growing and innovating to meet the needs of our ever-changing world.

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