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Plant Germplasm Submissions
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Bags of seed.

Germplasm submission procedures for different collection types:

NPGS base collectioncontact the NPGS crop-specific curator (how to contact curators)
Plant Variety Protectionsee the Agricultural Marketing Service website http://www.ams.usda.gov/AMSv1.0/ and click "Science and Laboratories"
Journal of Crop Science Registrationssee Journal of Plant Registrations website https://www.crops.org/publications/jpr and click "Instructions to Authors"
Security Backup (black-box) Storagecontact Dr. Stephanie Greene stephanie.greene@ars.usda.gov
Vegetatively-propagated germplasmcontact Dr. Maria Jenderek maria.jenderek@ars.usda.gov

Each submission must include a Storage Information Form so that accessions can be properly inventoried in the database.

Seed protocols

Clonal protocols