Issue 51 of the official newsletter of the WANA seed network – Seed Info – is online now. Seed Info aims to stimulate information exchange and communication among the seed community in the Central and West Asia and North Africa region and beyond. Its purpose is to help strengthen national seed programs. The WANA Seed Network News provides information on activities relating to the vibrant regional seed industries and cooperation in the seed communities. In this issue of Seed Info, we report on the regional seed courses organized by the International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA).