seed stock


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seed stock

n.
1. A supply of seed for planting.
2. A supply of new or young animals, as in farming or aquaculture.
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Noun1.seed stock - a supply of seeds (or tubers) reserved for planting
fund, store, stock - a supply of something available for future use; "he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars"
seed corn, seed grain - good quality seeds (as kernels of corn) that are reserved for planting
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By using local seed stock and innovative propagation techniques, the trust and Forestry Commission hope to give nature a helping hand, with the measures favouring declining bird species such as dunnock, mistle thrush, song thrush, tree pipit, woodcock and black grouse.
MULTAN -- Agriculture experts said on Friday that wheat sowing would begin in irrigated areas from Nov 1 and advised farmers to clean their seed stock by seed graders.
Thanks to Gregory's personal review of the product, many survival preppers are now rethinking their seed stock and getting at least two packs to guarantee their future food supply.
Perdido said the DA has a buffer seed stock of certified and hybrid rice to be given to farmers in the region for them to rehabilitate their damaged farm but these are reserved primarily for farmers who sustained total damages.
MULTAN -- Agriculture experts have advised growers to get cleaned the wheat seed stock at domestic level by seed grader.
The farm grows at least 20 varieties of garlic for seed stock and culinary use.
The government should spend funds for development of seed stock, use of biological means of protection and organic fertilizers, he added.
Through their seed business, Stamp's Select Seeds, they retail and wholesale seed, grow and multiply seed stock and produce hybrid seed canola.
The DA still has 300,000 MT in buffer seed stock, out of the 600,000 MT it has earmarked in preparation for expected agricultural damage in times of calamities.
The labeling requirement would apply generally to raw agricultural commodities, processed foods, and seeds and seed stock, with some exceptions, but would not require that specific genetically-engineered ingredients be identified.
The goal is to develop regional seed stock and reestablish a species that once was an iconic part of the American landscape.
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