This site contains information on numerous collections of plant germplasm in the U.S. The site is divided into the following sections: Search GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network), Collections (maps of repositories), Requesting Germplasm, pcGRIN (ftp and downloadable version of the program), information on associated committees, repository home pages and links to related web sites. The "Search GRIN" function allows users to query the database using a number of identifiers and trace numerous germplasm resoruces to their repository. The NPGS is a cooperative effort by public and private organizations to preserve the genetic diversity of plants.


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