Seed Testing Lab

Equipments available

  1. X-ray Radiographic unit
  2. Stereo Microscope
  3. Boerner sampler
  4. Sample divider
  5. Seed Cleaning & grading devices
  6. Gravity separator
  7. Ro-tap sieve shaker
  8. Seed blower
  9. Seed germinator
  10. Seed Grinder
  11. Hot Air Oven

Services / Tests carried out

The Seed Testing Laboratory has facilities for sampling seeds and to test the purity, viability, germination capacity and vigour of tree seeds. Testing the seed filling and embryo development, and seed anatomical studies are conducted.