A germplasm is a collection of genetic resources for an organism. For plants, the germplasm may be stored as a seed collection or, for trees, in a nursery.

ee also

*Germ plasm, the germ cell determining zone
*International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
*Seed saving


*Day-Rubenstein, K and Heisey, P. 2003. " [ Plant Genetic Resources: New Rules for International Exchange] "
* cite book
author=De Vicente, C. (editor)
title=Issues on gene flow and germplasm management
publisher=AMS (Bioversity's Regional Office for the Americas), IPGRI
63 p.
*Economic Research Service. " [ Global resources and productivity: questions and answers] "
* cite book
author=Engels, J.M.M. and L. Visser, editors.
title=A Guide to Effective Management of Germplasm Collections
174 p.

External links

*" [ USDA-ARS Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN)] "
* [ Bioversity International]
* [ Germplasm collection]
* [ Germplasm Databases]
* [ Germplasm documentation]
* [ Germplasm health]

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