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Montana Plant Materials Technical Notes
Subject Date Technical Note Number
Lacy Phacelia Phacelia tanacetifolia Benth. (PDF; 198 KB) August 2016 MT-113
The Salinity Tolerance of 18 Trees and Shrubs Tested on a Heavy-Textured Soil in South-Central Montana (PDF; 218 KB) February 2016 MT-112
Stucky Ridge Comparative Evaluation Planting (PDF; 3.2 KB) October 2015 MT-111
Reducing Seed Dormancy in Silverleaf Phacelia (Phacelia hastata) (PDF; 210 KB) September 2015 MT-110
Restoring Perennial Grass Structure and Composition to Cheatgrass Infested Rangeland and Pastures in Western Montana (PDF; 749 KB) September 2015 MT-109
New England Aster Symphyotrichum novae-angliae (L.) Nelson (PDF; 242 KB) January 2015 MT-108
Russian Olive Elaeagnus angustifolia L. Effect of Seed Burial Depth on Seedling Emergence and Seed Viability (PDF; 345 KB) December 2014 MT-107
Radish Raphanus sativus L. (PDF; 237 KB) December 2014 MT-106
Sunflower Helianthus L. (PDF; 808 KB) December 2014 MT-105
Rocky Mountain Beeplant Cleome serrulata Pursh (PDF; 368) September 2014 MT-104
Western Yarrow Achillea millefolium var. occidentalis (PDF; 636 KB) September 2014 MT-103
Dotted Blazing Star Liatris punctata Hook. var. punctata (PDF; 331 KB) September 2014 MT-102
Hybrid Wheatgrass, Introduced Grasses for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 334 KB) September 2014 MT-101
Russian Wildrye Psathyrostachys juncea (PDF; 223 KB) September 2014 MT-100
Seed Mixes for Acid and Heavy Metal Contaminated Sites in the Anaconda, Montana Area (PDF; 300 KB) August 2014 MT-99
A Summary of the Results of the Mill Creek Woody Comparative Evaluation Planting (PDF; 731 KB) August 2014 MT-98
Acid and Heavy Metal Tolerant Plants for Restoring Plant Communities in the Upper Clark Fork River Basin February 2014 MT-97
Peas Pisum sativum January 2014 MT-96
Meadow Brome Bromus biebersteinii September 2013 MT-95
Sandberg Bluegrass Poa secunda ssp. secunda September 2013 MT-94
Upright Prairie Coneflower Ratibida columnifera September 2013 MT-93
Establishing Winterfat and Forage Kochia on Four Seedbed Treatments in Cheatgrass or Crested Wheatgrass Dominated Sites September 2013 MT-92
Sainfoin Onobrychis viciifolia Scop. September 2013 MT-91
Native Grass Establishment and Performance for Well-Pad Reclamation in Wyoming August 2013 MT-90
Prairie Sandreed Calamovilfa longifolia: A native Grass for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming January 2013 MT-89
Pubescent Wheatgrass Thinopyrum intermedium spp. barbulatum: An Introduced Conservation Grass for Use in Montana and Wyoming September 2012 MT-88
Siberian Wheatgrass Agropyron fragile (Roth) P. Candargy: An Introduced Conservation Grass for Use in Montana and Wyoming September 2012 MT-87
Russian Olive Elaeagnus angustifolia L. Seed Longevity September 2012 MT-86
Basin Wildrye Leymus cinereus: A Native Grass for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming September 2012 MT-85
Slender Wheatgrass Elymus trachycaulus: A Native Grass for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming September 2012 MT-84
Fourwing Saltbush Atriplex canescens: A Native Shrub for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming September 2012 MT-83
Orchardgrass Dactylis glomerata L.: An Introduced Conservation Grass for Use in Montana and Wyoming September 2012 MT-82
Seasonal Forage Quality of Five Tame Pasture Grasses on Dryland Pastures in Montana September 2012 MT-81
Intermediate Wheatgrass Thinopyrum intermedium (Host) Barkworth and D.R. Dewey September 2012 MT-80
Bur Oak Quercus macrocarpa Michx. September 2012 MT-79
Calculating Seeding Rates When Using Alternate-Row and Cross-Seeded Planting Techniques December 2014 MT-78 (Revision 1)
Overcoming Seed Dormancy in Indian Ricegrass Achnatherum hymenoides September 2012 MT-77
Silverscape Olive (Elaeagnus x 'Jefmorg' or Elaeagnus x 'Silverscape') October 2011 MT-76
Rocky Mountain Juniper (Juniperus scopulorum) September 2011 MT-75
Indian Ricegrass (Achnatherum hymenoides) September 2011 MT-74
Ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa) September 2011 MT-73
Manystem Wildrye (Leymus multicaulis) September 2011 MT-72
Blanketflower (Gaillardia aristata) September 2011 MT-71
Field Plantings September 2011 MT-70
Standard and Preferred Forage and Reclamation Plants For Use in Montana and Wyoming July 2011 MT-69
Big Sagebrush Establishment July 2011 MT-68
Seed Source Selection, Use of Certified Seed, and Appropriate Seed Release Class Improve Conservation Planting Success April 2011 MT-67
Effects of Water Delivery Method and Herbaceous Competition on Seedling Survival, Height Growth, and Vigor Rating: Four-Year Summary Results September 2009 MT-66
Stretchberry Forestiera pubescens: A Shrub for Potential Conservation Applications in Montana and Wyoming September 2009 MT-65
Cut Hay In The Afternoon To Improve Forage Quality August 2008 MT-64
Tame Pasture Grass and Legume Species and Grazing Guidelines December 2007 MT-63
Determining the Suitability of Salt-Affected Water and Soil For Tree and Shrub Plantings October 2007 MT-62
Testing and Interpreting Salt-Affected Water for Tree and Shrub Plantings October 2007 MT-61
Testing and Interpreting Salt-affected Soil for Tree and Shrub Plantings October 2007 MT-60
Grass, Grass-Like, Forb, Legume, and Woody Species for the Intermountain West May 2010 MT-59 (Revision1)
Seedbed Preparation and Seeding April 2007 MT-58
Plant and Seed Vendors for Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Eastern Oregon, Utah, Eastern Washington, and Wyoming January 2007 MT-57
Applying and Activating Pre-Emergent Herbicides for Within-Row Weed Control in Established Woody Conservation Plantings April 2006 MT-56
Wayne Berry Comparative Evaluation Planting Performance Summary 1994 to 2002 February 2006 MT-55
Symbiotic Nitrogen Fixation and Establishment of Six Montana Montana Native Legume Species February 2006 MT-54
Warm-Season Grasses for “Extending the Green Period” in Eastern Montana January 2006 MT-53
Mixing Seed with Rice Hulls October 2012 MT-52 (Revision 1)
Temporary Storage and Handling of Container, Bareroot, and Cutting Stock August 2005 MT-51
The NRCS Field Office Guide to Collecting Wildland Seed June 2005 MT-50
Identification and Control of Japanese Knotweed April 2005 MT-49
Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Agrilus Planipennis December 2004 MT-48
Effects of Erosion Control Blanket on Germination and Germinant Survival of Six Native Species and Potential Management Implications January 2005 MT-47
Seeding Rates for Conservation Species for Montana September 2013 MT-46 (Revision 4)
Seedling Protectors February 2004 MT-45
Sudden Oak Death February 2003 MT-44
History, Biology, Ecology, Suppression, and Revegetation of Russian Olive Sites (Elaeagnus angustifolia, L.) April 2002 MT-43
Hardy and Heavy Metal Tolerant Woodies for Contaminated Sites 2002 MT-42
Current Nomenclature of Plant Species Used in Conservation Activities in Montana and Wyoming May 2010 MT-41 (Revision 1)
Review of Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Native Grass, Forb, and Shrub Establishment 2001 MT-40
Development and Use of Cost Estimate Matrices for Project Planning and Evaluation July 2001 MT-39
Reading Seed Packaging Labels and Calculating Seed Mixtures October 2002 MT-38
User’s Guide to Description, Propagation, and Establishment of Sedges, Rushes, and Grasses for Riparian Areas in the Intermountain West 2001 MT-37
User’s Guide of Description, Propagation, and Establishment of Native Shrubs and Trees for Riparian Areas in the Intermountain West 2001 MT-36
Description, Propagation, and Use of Rocky Mountain Juniper (Juniperus scopulonum) December 2000 MT-35
Improved Processing of Rocky Mountain Juniper Seed 2000 MT-34
Description, Propagation, and Use of Silverberry Elaeagnus commutata 1999 MT-33
Plant Materials for Acidic/Heavy Metal Contaminated Soils 1999 MT-32
Restoration of Woody Plants within Native Range Communities June 1999 MT-31
Calibrating a Drill 1985 MT-30
Techniques of Tree and Shrub Propagation by Hardwood Stem Cuttings 1984 MT-29
Procedure for Collections of Herbaceous Plant Materials 1981 MT-28
Collecting, Processing, and Germinating Seeds of Wildland Plants 1981 MT-27
Plant Materials for Saline-Alkaline Soils 1996 MT-26 (Revision)
Wytana Fourwing Saltbush Atriplex canescens aptera (Cancelled) 1977 MT-25 (Cancelled)
'Goshen’ Prairie Sandreed Calamovilfa longifolia (Hook.) (Cancelled) 1977 MT-24 (Cancelled)
'Rosana’ Western Wheatgrass Agropyron smithii Rydb. (Cancelled) 1979 MT-23 (Cancelled)
Description of 'Critana’ Thickspike Wheatgrass Agropyron dasystachyum (Cancelled) 1972 MT-20 (Cancelled)
Growth Habits and Food Protection of Upland Game Bird Food (Cancelled) 1971 MT-19 (Cancelled)
Management of Cicer Milkvetch for Forage Production (Cancelled) 1970 MT-18 (Cancelled)
The “Quick-Swell” Germination Test for Cicer Milkvetch Seed (Cancelled) 1970 MT-17 (Cancelled)
Harvesting and Processing Garrison Creeping Foxtail (Cancelled) 1969 MT-16 (Cancelled)
Sainfoin Symposium (Cancelled) 1969 MT-15 (Cancelled)
Management of Tall Wheatgrass (Cancelled) 1968 MT-13 (Cancelled)
Garrison Creeping Meadow Foxtail, Alopecurus arundinaceus (Cancelled) 1979 MT-12 (Cancelled)
Description of Astragalus cicer (Cancelled) 1970 MT-11 (Cancelled)
Germination of Green Needlegrass (Cancelled) 1964 MT-10 (Cancelled)
Chemical Weed Control in Shelterbelts (Cancelled) 1963 MT-9 (Cancelled)
Longevity of Grass Seed (Cancelled) 1962 MT-7 (Cancelled)
English Equivalents of Latin Names of Plant Species (Cancelled) 1961 MT-6 (Cancelled)
Collection of Seed and Plants for Bridger Plant materials Center (PMC) (Cancelled) 1962 MT-5 (Cancelled)
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