Sending seeds to the BX

Jane McGary
Wed, 25 Feb 2009 16:05:59 PST
Adam wrote,
At 02:55 PM 2/25/2009, you wrote:
>Good points, Jim.  It needs emphasis every so often.  And if one buys plants
>on eBay from another country it can be very tricky, even if and even
>especially --if your foreign correspondent has a modicum of English.  The
>issue of clarifying to a foreigner the reasons for the "changes" in
>USDA/Postal procedures, which from a VERY limited point of view may not be
>considered changes at all, but really are-- in terms of their effects

Among the various steps NARGS has taken to facilitate the receipt of 
seed from abroad, we have translations of the instructions into 
French, German, Czech, and Japanese. I can arrange to get copies of 
these for anyone who wants them.

Jane McGary
Editor, NARGS
President, PBS

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