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Information Brochures and Flyers

Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center Brochure Owsley, C.M. and M. McQuinn 2007. NRCS Ga Homepage Technical Resources Jimmy Carter PMC. Athens. June 2007. (ID# 7236).

Constructed wetlands for urban stormwater management: Mobile, Alabama Surrency, D. 2001. USDA-NRCS. Athens, GA. 6p. (ID# 3014).

Outreach to Schools by Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center Owsley, C.M. 2000. Plants: A Growing Alternative. Washington, DC. Vol. 6 Spring 2000 Page 2. 1p. (ID# 4593).

Plant Materials for Small Farms Surrency, D. and C.M. Owsley 2000. USDA-NRCS Plant Material Team. Athens, GA. Jan. 2000. 2p. (ID# 4583).

Cover crops for conservation tillage Surrency, D. and C.M. Owsley 1999. USDA-NRCS Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center. Americus, GA. Aug 1999. 3p. (ID# 3022).

Seasonal grazing of Tripsacum dactyloides in the southeastern USA Surrency, D. 1999. USDA-NRCS. Athens, GA. Dec. 1999. 6p. (ID# 3020).

Special constructed wetlands project in South Carolina Surrency, D. 1999. USDA-NRCS Georgia Plant Materials Specialist. Athens, GA. Dec. 1999. 3p. (ID# 3021).

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Plant Fact Sheets

Big Bluestem Plant Fact Sheet Owsley, M. and R. Garner 2011. PM Website. July 2011. 2p. (ID# 10550).

Hairy Vetch Plant Fact Sheet Owsley, M. and R. Garner 2011. PM Website. Feb 2011. 2p. (ID# 10203).

Indiangrass Plant fact sheet Owsley, M. and R. Garner 2011. PM Web site. July 2011. 2p. (ID# 10549).

Plant fact Sheet-Longleaf Pine Owsley, M. and R. Garner 2011. PM Homepage. march 2011. 2p. (ID# 10355).

Switchgrass Plant Fact Sheet Owsley, M. and R. Garner 2011. PM Website. Feb 2011. 2p. (ID# 10202).

Plant Fact Sheet: Crimson Clover Owsley, M. and R. Garner 2009. National PM Homepage. Wash Dc. May 2009. 2p. (ID# 8595).

PLANT SHEET Big Bluestem Surrency, D., C.M. Owsley, and M. Kirkland 2003. GA NRCS Home page Under JCPMC. Athens Ga. Jan 2003. 6p. (ID# 4605).

PLANT SHEET: Eastern Gamagrass Surrency, D., C.M. Owsley, and M. Kirkland 2003. GANRCS Homepage under Jimmy Carter PMC. Athens, Ga. Jan 2003. 7p. (ID# 4610).

PLANT SHEET: Indiangrass Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center 2003. Jimmy Carter PMC. Athens , GA. Jan 2003. 7p. (ID# 4608).

PLANT SHEET: Little Bluestem Surrency, D., C.M. Owsley, and M. Kirkland 2003. GA NRCS Homepage under Jimmy Carter PMC. Athens Ga. Jan 2003. 6p. (ID# 4606).

PLANT SHEET: Special Conservation Uses for Native Warm Season Grasses Surrency, D., C.M. Owsley, and M. Kirkland 2003. GANRCS Homepage under Jimmy Carter PMC. Athens, GA. Jan 2003. 7p. (ID# 4609).

PLANT SHEET: Switchgrass Surrency, D., C.M. Owsley, and M. Kirkland 2003. GA NRCS Homepage under Jimmy Carter PMC. Athens, Ga.. Jan 2003. 6p. (ID# 4607).

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Popular Journal or Magazine Articles

Ellagood Autumn Olive For Wildlife Habitat Improvement in the Southeast Owsley, C.M. and D. Surrency 2000. Quail Unlimited. Edgefield S.C.. May-June 2000 page 38. 1p. (ID# 2302).

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Newsletters

Conservation Connection -Plant Materials Spring 2012 Newsletter Owsley, M. and J. Latham 2012. Georgia NRCS- Conservation Connection newsletter. Athens GA. march 2012. 1p. (ID# 10851).

Conservation Connection-Summer 2012 -Plant Materials Owsley, M. 2012. Georgia NRCS Conservation Connection Newsletter Summer 2012. Athens, GA. Summer 2012. 1p. (ID# 11223).

Plant Materials Fall 2011- Georgia NRCS Conservation Connection Owsley, M. 2011. Georgia NRCS Conservation Connection Athens, Georgia. Athens, Georgia. Fall 2011. 1p. (ID# 10742).

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Plant Guides

Planting Guide: Flageo Marshhay Cordgrass Owsley, M. 2007. http://www.ga.nrcs.usda.gov/technical/PMC. Athens, Ga. July 2007. 3p. (ID# 7501).

Newberry Germplasm Indiangrass Planting Guide Owsley, M. and D. Surrency 2005. USDA NRCS Athens Georgia State Office Homepage - Plant Materials. Athens Georgia. June 2005. 4p. (ID# 5975).

PLANT SHEET--Little Bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium) Special Edition: For Farm Bill Implementation Surrency, D., M. Owsley, and M. Kirkland 2005. Jimmy Carter PMC Homepage--USDA-NRCS-Georgia. Athens Ga. September 2005. 9p. (ID# 6093).

Plant Sheet Big Bluestem Rev. 1 Surrency, D., C.M. Owsley, and M. Kirkland 2005. USDA-NRCS. Thomson, GA. September 2005. 8p. (ID# 6269).

Plant Sheet-- Switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) Special Edition: For Farm Bill Implementation Surrency, D., M. Owsley, and M. Kirkland 2005. Jimmy Carter PMC Homepage-USDA-NRCS Georgia. Athens, Ga. September 2005. 8p. (ID# 6092).

Plant Sheet--Big Bluestem (Andropogon gerardii) Special Edition: For Farm Bill Implementation Surrency, D., M. Owsley, and M. Kirkland 2005. Jimmy Carter PMC Homepage--NRCS-USDA-GA. Athens, Ga. September 2005. 8p. (ID# 6100).

Union Germplasm Purpletop Planting Guide Owsley, M. and D. Surrency 2005. USDA NRCS Athens SO Georgia-Homepage Plant materials. Athens Ga. June 2005. 4p. (ID# 5974).

Planting Guide Big O Wild Crabapple Owsley, C.M. and M. Kirkland 2004. Homepage Jimmy Carter PMC. Athens SO Ga. Sep 30 2004. 2p. (ID# 5624).

Planting Guide: Kinchafoonee Virginia Wildrye Selected Class of Natural Germplasm Owsley, C.M. and M. Kirkland 2004. USDA-NRCS Homepage Plant materials Athens Ga. Athens Ga. Feb 2004. 3p. (ID# 5458).

Planting Guide - Americus Indiangrass Surrency, D. and C.M. Owsley 2003. Georgia NRCS Homepage under Jimmy Carter PMC. Athens Ga. Jan 2003. 4p. (ID# 4974).

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Poster

Penn Center Germplasm Switchgrass for Coastal Carolina Owsley, M. and D. Findley 2008. Eastern Native Grass Symposium- Columbia, South Carolina. Columbia, SC. October 10, 2008. 1p. (ID# 8302).

Native Forage Grass Use and Establishment in Southwest Georgia Owsley, C.M., M. Goodman, M. Kirkland, L. Vanzant, and D. Surrency 2005. 2005 SWCS Annual Meeting Rochester NY. Rochester NY. July 31-August 2 2005. 1p. (ID# 6097).

Grazing management of Eastern gamagrass in Southwest Georgia Owsley, C.M., M. Kirkland, S. Brantly, and D. Surrency 2002. Third Eastern Native Grass Symposium. Chapel Hill, NC. Oct 1-3, 2002. 9p. (ID# 4320).

Legume Cover Crops Developed by NRCS and Auburn University Owsley, C.M. and J.A. Mosjidis 2002. 25 th Annual Southern Conservation Tillage Conference for Sustainable Agriculture. Auburn Alabama. June 24-25, 2002. 1p. (ID# 3848).

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Miscellaneous Popular Articles

Eastern gamagrass Grazing Trial Kirkland, M. 2001. Lamar Co Soil and Water Conservation District Newsletter. Barnesville, GA. Winter 2001. 3p. (ID# 1952).

Grazing Management of Eastern Gamagrass in Southwestern Georgia Owsley, C.M. 2000. NRCS USDA. Americus, GA. Winter 2000. 9p. (ID# 2290).

Review of Big Bluestem Owsley, C.M. 2000. USDA-NRCS Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center. Americus, GA. Jun. 2000. 16p. (ID# 2291).

Native Warm Season Grasses for Georgia, Alabama, and South Carolina Surrency, D., C.M. Owsley, S. Brantly, and V. Pickard 1999. USDA-NRCS Athens Ga. Athens, GA. July 1999. 14p. (ID# 4602).

Performance of eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides) at the Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center Surrency, D., C.M. Owlsey, M. Kirkland, and S.B. Brantly 1998. USDA-NRCS Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center. Americus, GA. Technical Guide No. Ga 101 450-VI June 16, 1998. 7p. (ID# 3026).

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Major Publications

Guide to Pollinator Plants of South Georgia and Adjacent Areas 2009 Owsley, M. and R. Garner 2009. PM Homepage. Wash DC. September 2009. 26p. (ID# 9008).

Common Agricultural Weeds of the Coastal Plain Owsley, C.M. 2008. Georgia NRCS Homepage Jimmy Carter PMC. Athens, Georgia. September 2008. 22p. (ID# 8072).

Georgia Native Plant Material Guide for Longleaf Pine Understory Owsley, M. and J. Latham 2008. Georgia NRCS Homepage. http://www.ga.nrcs.usda.gov/technical/PMC/techtrans.html. Athens, Ga. May 2008. 61p. (ID# 7898).

Plant Materials Program Assisting Small Farmers Surrency, D. and M. Owsley 2006. NRCS GA Homepage PMC. Athens Ga. May 2006. 79p. (ID# 6897).

Plant Materials for Wildlife Rev. 1 Surrency, D. and C.M. Owsley 2006. USDA-NRCS. Thomson, GA. March 2006. 36p. (ID# 6697).

Cover Crops for the Southeast Surrency, D., C.M. Owsley, et al 2000. Georgia Plant material program NRCS. Athens, GA. May 2000. 37p. (ID# 3011).

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PM Annual Progress Report of Activities

Year 2012 Progress Report of Activities Owsley, M. 2012. December 2012. 4p. (ID# 11435).

Year 2011 Progress Report of Activities Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center Owsley, M. 2011. PM Website. November 2011. 4p. (ID# 10743).

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Release Brochures

Release Brochure AU EarlyCover Hairy Vetch Owsley, M. 2012. PM Website. June 2012. 2p. (ID# 11075).

Release Brochure AU Sunup Crimson Clover Owsley, M. 2012. PM Website. June 2012. 2p. (ID# 11076).

Release Brochure Union Germplasm Purpletop Owsley, M. 2012. PM Website. September 2012. 2p. (ID# 11226).

Release Brochure- Dove Proso Millet Owsley, M. 2012. PM Website. August 2012. 2p. (ID# 11224).

Release Brochure-Flageo Marshhay Cordgrass Owsley, M. 2012. PM Website. August 2012. 2p. (ID# 11225).

Release brochure Americus Indiangrass Owsley, M. 2012. PM Website. May 2012. 2p. (ID# 11074).

Brochure Penn Center Switchgrass Owsley, M. 2010. PM Homepage. Wash DC. August 2010. 2p. (ID# 9748).

Muckalee Germplasm Woolgrass release Brochure Owsley, M. 2010. Jimmy Carter PMC. Feb 2010. 2p. (ID# 9249).

Newberry Germplasm Indiangrass Brochure Owsley, M. 2010. PM Website. Feb 2010. 2p. (ID# 9251).

Sumter Germplasm Soft Rush Owsley, M. 2010. PM Website. Feb 2010. 2p. (ID# 9250).

AU GroundCover Caley Pea Brochure Owsley, M. 2009. Georgia NRCS State office Homepage--PMC Section. Athens, Georgia. Jan 2009. 2p. (ID# 8426).

AU Sunrise Crimson Clover-Brochure Owsley, M. 2009. NRCS National PM Homepage. Wash DC. March 2009. 2p. (ID# 8431).

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Release Notices

Notice of Release of Penn Center Switchgrass Owsley, M. 2010. PM Homepage. DEC. August 2010. 3p. (ID# 9749).

AU Sunup Crimson Clover Release Notice Owsley, M. and R. Garner 2009. National PM Homepage. Wash DC. May 2009. 7p. (ID# 8597).

Notice of Release of Muckalee Germplasm Woolgrass Source Identified Class of Natural Germplasm Owsley, M. 2008. NRCS Athens, Georgia State office. Athens, Georgia. April 2,2008. 3p. (ID# 7900).

Notice of Release of Sumter Germplasm Soft Rush Source Identified Class of Natural germplasm Owsley, M. 2008. NRCS Athens State Office. Athens, Georgia. April 2, 2008. 3p. (ID# 7899).

Notice of Release: AU Sunrise crimson clover (Trifolium incarnatum L.) Owsley, C.M., M. Kirkland, and D. Surrency 1997. USDA-NRCS Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center. Americus, GA. 1997. 8p. (ID# 2296).

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Technical Notes

Technical Note 19: An early developing hairy vetch for cover crop use Owsley, C.M., M. Kirkland, and S. Roach 1994. USDA-NRCS Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center. Americus, GA. GA-TN19, Sept. 1994. 3p. (ID# 2300).

Technical Note 20: New cool season annual legume for use in conservation tillage Owsley, C.M., M. Kirkland, and S. Roach 1994. USDA-NRCS Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center. Americus, GA. GA-TN20, Sept. 1994. 3p. (ID# 2301).

Bush Lespedeza- Invasive Wildlife Plant Owsley, M. 2008. e-fotg Georgia NRCS Athens Ga. Athens Ga. January 2008 P M Technical Note # 22. 4p. (ID# 7775).

Technical Note No. Ga 80 190-VI Americus Indiangrass-A Native Grass for the Southeast Owsley, C.M. and D. Surrency 2004. USDA NRCS Athens Ga State Office. Athens, Ga. Technical Note GA 80 190 - VI May 28 2004. 3p. (ID# 5583).

Conservation Plant Releases Owsley, C.M. and D. Surrency 2004. Alabama NRCS Tech News. Auburn Alabama. March 2004. 8p. (ID# 5456).

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PMC Annual Technical Report

2011 Annual Technical Report Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center Owsley, M. 2012. PM Website. 4/19/2012. 38p. (ID# 11073).

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