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ISTA provides a wide range of handbooks on all relevant topics in seed sampling and testing methodology. The handbooks are elaborated by our Technical Committees and are excellent tools to improve knowledge and train laboratory staff in different technical areas and facilitate the daily technical work in seed sampling and testing.

Subject focused handbooks are available in our Online Bookstore:
  • Flower Seed          
  • Forest Tree and Shrub Seed          
  • Germination          
  • Moisture          
  • Nomenclature          
  • Purity          
  • Laboratory Equipment          
  • Sampling          
  • Seed Health          
  • Statistics          
  • Tetrazolium          
  • Variety          
  • Vigour

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Rules 2020 available online

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Latest Issue of Seed Testing International

STI 158 October 2019
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Seedling Evaluation Handbook 4th Edition

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Seed Science and Technology

Volume 47 released
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