International Seed Testing Association News Bulletin No. 156 October 2018 WWW.SEEDTEST.ORG THE NETHERLANDS SEED INDUSTRY 8 Why The Netherlands is considered a leader in seed regulations. STEVE JONES REFLECTS ON HIS ROLE AS ISTA RULES CHAIR 36 After 18 years at the helm, Jones shares insights on his time in the position. GET THE LATEST ISTA NEWS Follow us on Twitter @ISTAseedtesting ISTA RULES CHANGES IN SEED GERMINATION TESTING 2001-2018 44 Additions and changes to the ISTA Rules.