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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Germination procedures - page 2
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Jars and seed envelopes

Crucible with seeds

1. Prior to setting up work area, you should mark cap of each magenta box with unique information using a permanent marker.

2. Place dehulled rice seeds into crucible that has been placed inside 50ml beaker.  Beaker is then placed in front of corresponding magenta box. 

Adding bleach solution to crucibles

 

Printable instructions for these procedures are available here.

3. Fill beaker with 70% bleach solution to cover rice seeds.  Begin 7-minute soak.  NOTE:  Please see full print-out of procedures to learn about using a different amount of soaking time.

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Last Modified: 9/5/2014
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