Identity Preserved Grain Lab and Consulting Services
Since the 1980s, when advancements in seed science first began to mark the trend toward differentiated, value-added seed based on the recognition of specific genetic or physical characteristics, Illinois Crop Improvement Association has been providing agriculture with the services necessary to optimize these opportunities.
Today, you can contact Illinois Crop for more information regarding:
Third-party Seed Testing and Analysis
Illinois Crop’s Identity Preserved Grain (IPG) lab conducts intensive research and independent validation to confirm your products’ genetic attributes and trait enhancements.
Seed Development Consulting
Illinois Crop can analyze your seed products to identify their exceptional agronomic and performance characteristics, and consult with you to ascertain their value premium.
Complete IP and Quality Management Programs
Beyond the lab, Illinois Crop provides comprehensive and customized IP and QC processes and auditing to ensure your seed’s purity and trait uniformity from breeding all the way through production, handling, conditioning, bagging and storage.