This manual is intended primarily to train seed collectors, seed-plant managers, seed analysts, and nursery managers, but it can serve as a resource for any training course in forest regeneration. It includes both temperate and tropical tree species of all intended uses. The manual covers the following topics: seed biology seed collection, seed handling, seed-qualty evaluation, seed protection, seed basics for nurseries, and seed programs. It also includes a course evaluation questionnaire and practical exercises.
- Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station
- Dewey Decimal: 634.956
- ECHO Library: 634.956 BON