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Office of The Director
Preece, John
Research Leader
9611 S. Riverbend Avenue
Parlier, CA 93648

The mission of the National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resource Unit (NALPGRU) is to acquire, document, maintain, evaluate, and distribute selected plant genetic resources adapted to long, warm-season and arid conditions; generate and manage associated information; provide a scientific base for its use in research and crop improvement; and collaborate with other scientists in research programs incorporating the scientific information in agricultural production. NALPGRU is also a long growing season, mild climate grow-out site for other Repositories in the National Plant Germplasm System.

  Pacific West Area
    Parlier, California
      San Joaquin Valley Agricultural Sciences Center
      Office of The Director