Seed production is an industrial process for creating high quality seeds, in top condition, free from contamination, pests or diseases. Seed production is part of the food industry (corn, soybeans, wheat, fruits, etc.), but also products like cotton and flowers.
Production steps
Seed production includes the following stages: planting, harvesting, conditioning and drying, analysis and quality control, grading and sorting, washing and treatment, storage, certification, labeling and packaging, and shipping.