Seeds: acquisition of germplasm, seed drying and storage, viability
monitoring, regeneration, characterization, evaluation, documentation,
distribution, safety duplication and security/personnel.
Genebanks: choice of location, acquisition of germplasm, establishment
of field collections, field management, regeneration and propagation,
characterization, evaluation, documentation, distribution, security and
Culture and Cryopreservation: acquisition of germplasm, testing for
non-orthodox behaviour and assessment of water content, vigour and viability,
hydrated storage for recalcitrant seeds, in vitro culture and slow
growth storage, cryopreservation, documentation, distribution and exchange,
security and safety duplication.