Training

Tree seed technology training course. Instructors manual and student outline.

Bonner, F.T., Vozzo, J.A., Elam, W.W. & Land, S.B. Jr. 1994.
General Technical Report, SO-106 September 1994.
USDA Southern Forest Experimental Station.

The manual is intended primarily for training seed collectors, seed-plant managers, seed analysts, and nursery managers, but it can serve as a resource for any training course on forest regeneration. It includes both temperate and tropical tree species of all intended uses. Topics covered are: seed biology, seed collection, seed handling, seed-quality evaluation, seed protection; seed basics for nurseries, and seed programs. Can be downloaded from the internet as PDF (8 Mbytes) from:http://www.srs.fs.usda.gov/pubs/gtr/uncaptured/gtr_so107.pdf
last updated:  Monday, October 24, 2005