United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Research Service
Many plant gene banks around the country are part of the National Plant Germplasm System, or NPGS. This is a cooperative effort by governmental and private organizations.
Click here to visit the NPGS web site. Click here to learn more about the NPGS plant collections. The NPGS site is hosted by the National Germplasm Resources Laboratory of ARS in Beltsville, Md.
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