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Who we are
TASTA is a non-governmental organisation established and registered by the Register of Societies in 2002 to: provide a forum for interaction and information sharing among seed companies; represent interests of the seed industry in Tanzania, Africa and globally; and promote the development of the seed sub-sector.
The association started with 8 members and the number has increased over time to 40. The process of establishing TASTA started by mobilising 6 Dutch companies to form the association and it was supported by Ministry of Agriculture.
TASTA believes that the sub-sector’s sustainability for future generations is of utmost importance. The preservation of our nation’s natural and the economic sustainability of our businesses and organisations are vital to this end.
Tanzania Seed Trade Association (TASTA), is a membership organisation whose main role is to represent the interest of its members and provide a forum where the seed companies can interact, share information, and channel their challenges to the government. Other roles of TASTA are as follows: