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Code of Ethics

The most recent version (2000) of the "International Oat Workers' Code of Ethics for Germplasm Exchange" is here. This is currently being revised to meet the provisions of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGRFA). The treaty document itself is here.






Variety registration


Country-specific resources


Germplasm Committee members, 2018

(Other information can be found in the "Oat Newsletter Archives" and more recent Research Report sections, as well as in the "Historical Documents" section)