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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 and click "Science and Laboratories"
Journal of Crop Science Registrationssee Journal of Plant Registrations website and click "Instructions to Authors"
Security Backup (black-box) Storagecontact Dr. Stephanie Greene
Vegetatively-propagated germplasmcontact Dr. Maria Jenderek

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

Seed protocols

Clonal protocols