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close this bookBetter Farming Series 25 - The Rubber Tree (FAO - INADES, 1977, 31 p.)
close this folderPreparing the seedlings
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View the documentGerminating seeds in the germinator
View the documentPutting the germinated seeds in the nursery
View the documentPlan of nursery
View the documentLooking after the nursery
View the documentGrafting young plants


It takes a long time to get good rubber tree seedlings to put in the plantation.

It takes two years to get seedlings for putting in the plantation.

To raise seedlings for the plantation, you must:

· make the seeds germinate in the germinator;
· put the germinated seeds in the nursery;
· look after the nursery;
· graft the young seedlings in the nursery.