Seed Production Areas

Establishment and Maintenance of Seed Production Areas (SPA)/Individual Plus trees (IPTs)


  • Establishment and management of seed production areas (SPAs) or seed sources/seed stands (SS) and individual plus trees to ensure the quality of planting stocks to be produced for government reforestation, afforestation and any other tree planting activities of the region;
  • Maintain SPAs or SS and individual plus trees as gene bank for future tree improvement programs;
  • Augment the quality seeds requirement of the National Greening Program through collection of quality seeds from these seed sources/stands.