Seed Nursery

Seed Nursery

 

a section in a research institution that creates and develops new varieties. Seed nurseries carry out the primary process involved in reproducing a variety: the growing of seeds for subsequent production of superelite and elite seeds. They represent the first stage of seed production.

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Upcoming scheduled workdays include: Native Seed Nursery, 19876 W.
20 million seeds of culturable and other fish species annually and procure additional 350 acres of land under fish culture through theprovision of better fish seed supply and extension services.The objectives of the project were to increase improved fish seed production capacity through theestablishment of a fish seed hatchery in Lahore and provide better extension services to fish farmers through theestablishment of four fish seed nursery units in districts lacking the facility.
He said that the project would result in promotion of fish farming in Dera Ghazi Khan division and modernization besides building up the capacity of the three existing fish seed nursery units at Gujja (Muzaffargarh), Jampur (Rajanpur) and Drahama (DG Khan).
It would increase fish production up to 600 to 800 metric tons adding that the project would result in promotion of fish farming in Dera Ghazi Khan division and modernization besides building up the capacity of the three existing fish seed nursery units at Gujja (Muzaffargarh), Jampur (Rajanpur) and Drahama (DG Khan), he added.
That's one of the goals set by the native seed nursery run by the Friends of Buford Park and Mount Pisgah, a nonprofit group of advocates who've organized to protect and enhance native ecosystems in the Mount Pisgah area.
Harpers Ferry, IA, June 12, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Ion Exchange a native wildflower and seed nursery delivers the first Bio Floating Island to the Illinois DNR.
Their money went to buy play equipment and furniture at the Mustard Seed Nursery.
A 0.4-ha Breeder seed nursery was established near Imbler, OR, in 1998.
This frilly pink appeared in three places simultaneously - at Althorp Park, Northamptonshire' Unwins seed nursery' and at Wem.