Wildfire Reseeding Effort - When it comes to reseeding efforts across Idaho's fire-ravaged areas, many wonder where it starts. Loren St. John, PMC Manager, Aberdeen Plant Materials Center, Aberdeen Idaho is in the news on Local News 8 ABC. Click here to read article and watch video.
Seed for wildflower favored by sage grouse nears commercial release - The Aberdeen Plant Materials Center in eastern Idaho is close to releasing the first foundation seed of a native plant that benefits sage grouse chicks. Staff at the facility believe the plant will be important in future seed mixtures due to the importance to the livestock industry of preventing a sage grouse endangered species listing.