Betaseed Hires New ETS Quality Manager

October 21, 2014: Shakopee, Minnesota

Betaseed, Inc. announces the addition of Jay Sandman to the Breeding and Product Management group in Shakopee, MN. Mr. Sandman will report directly to Jay Miller, Director of Breeding and Product Management. In his new role as Excellence Through Stewardship Quality Manager for North America, Jay will concentrate on preparing for upcoming audits in the process of ETS certification. Jay has worked in the field of plant science for over 20 years, and was most recently employed as a Biotechnologist at Alforex Seeds, LLC. Jay and his family will be relocating to the Minneapolis-St. Paul area.

Betaseed, Inc., headquartered in Shakopee, Minnesota, is North America’s premier sugarbeet seed company.  From our start in 1970, Betaseed has maintained a longstanding commitment to the beet sugar industry, with research and seed production operations in several states and marketing seed to all sugarbeet markets.  Our mission is to develop the best performing seed products and services through innovative people, plant breeding and seed technology.


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