The Seed American Association is a non-governmental organization that fully represents the interests of the Seed Industry within the Americas. The main purposes of the SAA are to educate and support development, marketing and free movement of the seed within the continent and advocate seed industry legislation and regulation issues as to ensure plant property rights.


The Seed Association of the Americas is the globally recognized leading authority, representing with a unified voice, all common interests for the seed industry in the Americas.

The following pillars support the vision of SAA: to promoted SAA as an exchange information hub, to support national seed associations with our common interests and goals, to communicate appropriately to our stakeholders (who we are, what we do and which are our goals), to have working groups with a formal structure, agenda and associated budget.