Acquisition of germplasm
- Targets of acquisition:
- Germplasm currently kept by units within the
- New varieties bred by breeding programs.
- Germplasm acquired from international exchange.
- Germplasm collected by teams to meet specific demands.
- When germplasm materials are imported, they
have to be examined for quarantine purposes
so as to make sure they are infection-free and
viable for reproduction and distribution.
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