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Published Abstracts

Herbaceous Mimosa Potenial as a Pasture Legume (PDF; 258 KB) W.D. Pitman, Alan Shadow, and Stacia Davis 2015. ETPMC and LSU Ag Center Red River Research Station. Bossier City, Louisiana. 8/28/15. 1p. (ID# 12678).

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Information Brochures and Flyers

Species for Plant Collections Dalea villosa (PDF; 521 KB) Alan Shadow 2016. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. September 2016. 2p. (ID# 12919).

Native Legumes of East Texas and the Western Coastal Plains (PDF; 5.7 MB) Alan Shadow 2015. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. August 2015. 4p. (ID# 12684).

Native Soft Mast of East Texas and the Western Coastal Plain (PDF; 618 KB) Shadow, A. 2013. ETPMC. Nacogdoches. August 2013. 4p. (ID# 11875).

Plant Collection Sheet Echinochloa walteri (PDF; 253 KB) Shadow, A. 2011. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. June 2011. 2p. (ID# 10350).

Plant Collection Sheet Polygonum sp. (PDF; 208 KB) Shadow, A. 2011. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. June 2011. 2p. (ID# 10353).

Plant Collection Sheet Ratibida columnifera (PDF; 338 KB) Shadow, A. 2011. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. June 2011. 2p. (ID# 10351).

plant Collection Sheet Desmodium sp. (PDF; 198 KB) Shadow, A. 2011. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. June 2011. 2p. (ID# 10352).

NRCS Species for plant Collections 2007 Swamp Sunflower (PDF; 140 KB) Shadow, A. 2007. 2p. (ID# 7767).

ETPMC Information (PDF; 195 KB) Brakie, M. and J. Stevens 2004. Nacogdoches, Texas. May 2004. 2p. (ID# 5612).

Constructed Wetlands for On-site Septic Treatment (PDF; 235 KB) USDA-NRCS East Texas Plant Materials Center 1998. USDA-NRCS East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, TX. 8p. (ID# 704).

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Plant Fact Sheets

Eastern Gamagrass Plant fact Sheet (PDF; 123 KB) Brakie, M. 2012. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. July 23, 2012. 2p. (ID# 11219).

May Hawthorn Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 119 KB) Woody, M. 2012. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. 2/12/2012. 2p. (ID# 10845).

Yaupon, Ilex vomitoria, Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 128 KB) Shadow, A. 2011. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. June 21, 2011. 2p. (ID# 10349).

American beautyberry Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 89 KB) Brakie, M. 2010. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, TX. July 2010. 2p. (ID# 10015).

Eastern Redbud Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 110 KB) Brakie, M. 2010. ETPMC. Nacogdoches. September 1, 2010. 2p. (ID# 10014).

Broomsedge Bluestem Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 132 KB) Brakie, M. 2009. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. 9/16/09. 3p. (ID# 8997).

Fact Sheet: Pecan (PDF; 184 KB) Stevens, J. 2009. Plant Fact Sheet - Pecan. Nacogdoches, TX. Dec. 2009. 2p. (ID# 8298).

Honey Locust Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 183 KB) Shadow, R.A. 2009. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. 1/8/09. 2p. (ID# 8420).

Longspike Tridens Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 140 KB) Shadow, A. 2008. ETPMC. 2p. (ID# 8048).

Maidencane Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 103 KB) Shadow, R.A. 2008. ETPMC. 2p. (ID# 8045).

Seashore Paspalum Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 138 KB) Shadow, R.A. 2008. ETPMC. 2p. (ID# 8046).

Alkali Sacaton Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 68 KB) Brakie, M. 2007. East Texas PMC. Nacogdoches, TX. 2p. (ID# 7765).

Beaked panicgrass Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 113 KB) Brakie, M. 2007. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. 1p. (ID# 7766).

Distichlis spicata Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 65 KB) Shadow, A. 2007. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, TX. 12/17/07. 2p. (ID# 7768).

Plant Fact Sheet for Splitbeard bluestem (PDF; 107 KB) Brakie, M. 2007. East Texas Plant Materials Program. Nacogdoches, TX. September 2007. 2p. (ID# 7461).

Plant Fact Sheet for sea oats (PDF; 117 KB) Shadow, A. 2007. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. September 2007. 2p. (ID# 7346).

Plant Fact Sheet for velvet panicum (PDF; 73 KB) Brakie, M. 2007. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. September 2007. 1p. (ID# 7462).

Purple Coneflower Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 112 KB) Shadow, A. 2007. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, TX. 12/17/07. 2p. (ID# 7769).

Plant Fact Sheet for Narrowleaf mountainmint (Pycnanthemum tenuifolium Schrad.) (PDF; 402 KB) Brakie, M. 2004. Nacogdoches, Texas. September 2004. 2p. (ID# 5615).

Plant Fact Sheet for Yellow wild indigo (Baptisia sphaerocarpa Nutt.) (PDF; 502 KB) Brakie, M. 2004. Nacogdoches, Texas. September 2004. 2p. (ID# 5614).

Powder Puff Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 135 KB) Stevens, J. 2003. USDA-NRCS East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, TX. 9/2003. 2p. (ID# 5051).

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Popular Journal or Magazine Articles

NPJ Coastal Plains Germplasm Little Bluestem (PDF; 833 KB) Alan Shadow 2016. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. August 5, 2016. 15p. (ID# 12912).

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Plant Guides

Indiangrass Plant Guide (PDF; 638 KB) M.Brakie 2017. East Texas Plant Materials Center. September 2017. 7p. (ID# 13196).

Yellow Wild Indigo Plant Guide (PDF; 664 KB) M.Brakie 2017. East Texas Plant Materials Center. July 2017. 5p. (ID# 13192).

Little Bluestem Plant Guide (PDF; 329 KB) Melinda Brakie 2016. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. August 5, 2016. 4p. (ID# 12913).

Pinehill Bluestem Plant Guide (PDF; 636 KB) Melinda Brakie 2016. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches. June 23, 2016. 5p. (ID# 12868).

Silky Prairie Clover Plant Guide (PDF; 733 KB) Melinda Brakie 2016. ETPMC. Nacogdoches. TX. 7/13/16. 6p. (ID# 12909).

Splitbeard Bluestem Plant Guide (PDF; 669 KB) Melinda Brakie 2016. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. August 2016. 5p. (ID# 12916).

Pineywoods Dropseed Plant Guide (PDF; 127 KB) Brakie, M. 2014. Nacogdoches, TX. 3p. (ID# 12259).

Sanguine Purple Coneflower Plant Guide (PDF; 501 KB) Brakie, M. 2014. Nacogdoches, TX. 4p. (ID# 12258).

Buffalograss Plant Guide (PDF; 122 KB) Brakie, M. 2013. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. 8/6/13. 4p. (ID# 11870).

Green Ash Plant Guide (PDF; 296 KB) Brakie, M. 2013. East Texas PMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. 7/9/2013. 4p. (ID# 11869).

Longspike Tridens Plant Guide (PDF; 429 KB) Brakie, M. 2013. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. 8/8/13. 3p. (ID# 11872).

Eastern Gamagrass Plant Guide (PDF; 251 KB) Shadow, A. 2012. ETPMC and Plants Database. Nacogdoches, Texas. June 2012. 10p. (ID# 11215).

Plant Guide for herbaceous mimosa (PDF; 195 KB) Brakie, M. 2011. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. April 2011. 3p. (ID# 10345).

Showy Ticktrefoil Plant Guide (PDF; 599 KB) Shadow, A. 2009. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. 4p. (ID# 8589).

Virginia Wildrye Plant Guide (PDF; 174 KB) Shadow, R.A. 2009. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. 09/16/09. 4p. (ID# 8996).

Velvet Panicum Plant Guide (PDF; 62 KB) Brakie, M. 2007. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. September 2007. 2p. (ID# 7463).

Crockett Powder Puff Plant Guide (PDF; 196 KB) Stevens, J. 2003. USDA-NRCS East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, TX. 9/03. 3p. (ID# 5052).

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Poster

Trap-Nesting Bees nad Wasps of Deep East Texas (PDF; 1.5 MB) Daniel Bennet, David Kulhavy, Alan Shadow 2017. ETPMC. Nacogodches, Texas. 2017, September. 1p. (ID# 13195).

Trap-Nesting Bees and Wasps of Deep East Texas (PDF; 1.5 MB) Daniel J. Bennett, David L. Kulhavy, and R. Alan Shadow 2016. SFASU and ETPMC. Nacogdoches. September 20, 2016. 1p. (ID# 12918).

East Texas Plant Materials Center Poster (PDF; 1.4 MB) Alan Shadow 2015. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. March 2015. 1p. (ID# 12681).

Herbaceous Mimosa Potential as a Pasture Legume Poster (PDF; 1.3 MB) W.D. Pitman and Alan Shadow 2015. ETPMC and LSU AgCenter Red River Research Station. Bossier City, LA. 8/28/15. 1p. (ID# 12679).

Quality and Yield of seven Forages Grown Under Partial Shading of a Simulated Silvopasture System in East Texas (PDF; 2.2 MB) Jodie Hill 2014. Jodi Hill, SFASU phd student. Nacogdoches. 9/17/14. 1p. (ID# 12285).

Native Perennial Legumes for Louisiana (PDF; 1.7 MB) Pittman, W., Dr., and A. Shadow 2013. LSU AgCenter Red River Research Station, Dr. Pitman. Bossier City, Louisiana. 1/29/13. 1p. (ID# 11591).

Identification and Effect of Necrotrophic Fungal Pathogens on Indiangrass (Sorghastrum nutans) (PDF; 150 KB) Gravat, D. and A. Shadow 2012. SFASU and ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. 1. 1p. (ID# 11220).

Native Pollinator Habitat Plants Matrix (PDF; 4 MB) Shadow, A. 2008. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. 2p. (ID# 8049).

Pollinator Plants of the ETPMC (PDF; 335 KB) Shadow, R.A. 2008. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. 1p. (ID# 8050).

Effect of Seed Age upon Germination of Harrison germplasm Florida paspalum (PDF; 237 KB) Brakie, M., J. Douglas, and J. Stevens 2006. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. 10/11/2006. (ID# 7054).

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Miscellaneous Popular Articles

Benefits of Wildlife Plantings (PDF; 102 KB) Brakie, M. 2008. East Texas PMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. 02/25/2008. 2p. (ID# 7772).

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Major Publications

Improving Lesser Prairie-Chicken Habitat Through Revegetation and Rangeland Management (PDF; 1.3 MB) Ziehr, R. 2011. TXPMS. 8p. (ID# 12636).

Common Flora of East Texas Version I (PDF; 8.6 MB) Shadow, R.A. and M. Brakie 2008. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. Volume I. 78p. (ID# 8052).

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PM Annual Progress Report of Activities

2016 Progress Report of Activities ETPMC (PDF; 960 KB) Alan Shadow and Melinda Brakie 2017. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. 2016. 7p. (ID# 13193).

2015 Progress Report of Activites (PDF; 1.1 MB) Alan Shadow and Melinda Brakie 2016. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches. 2015. 6p. (ID# 12869).

2014 Progress Report of Activites (PDF; 897 KB) Alan Shadow and Melinda Brakie 2015. ETPMC. Nacogdoches. Jan. 2015. 4p. (ID# 12622).

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Release Brochures

Coastal Plains Germplasm Little Bluestem Release Brochure (PDF; 390 KB) Alan Shadow 2016. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. August 5, 2016. 2p. (ID# 12911).

'Nacogdoches' Eastern Gamagrass Release Brochure (PDF; 210 KB) Shadow, A. 2012. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. June 2012. 2p. (ID# 11216).

Crockett Herbaceous Mimosa Release Brochure (PDF; 265 KB) Brakie, M. and A. Shadow 2012. ETPMC. Nacogdoches. 3/20/12. 2p. (ID# 10847).

Harrison Germplasm Florida Paspalum Release Brochure (PDF; 193 KB) Brakie, M. and A. Shadow 2012. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. 3/20/12. 2p. (ID# 10846).

Release Brochure for 'Medina' eastern gamagrass (PDF; 463 KB) Stevens, J. 2004. Nacogdoches, Texas. September 2004. 2p. (ID# 5616).

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Refereed Journal Articles

Adaptation of C4 Bioenergy Crop Species to Various Environments within the Southern Great Plains of USA Sumin Kim, James Kiniry, Amber Williams, Norman Meki, Lewis Gaston, Melinda Brakie, Alan Shadow, Felix Fritschi, and Yanqi Wu 2017. Sustainability. Basel, Switzerland. January 2017. 17p. (ID# 13138).

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Release Notices

Notice of Release of Coastal Plains Germplasm Selected Class of Natural Germplasm (PDF; 2.7 MB) Alan Shadow 2016. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. August 5, 2016. 7p. (ID# 12914).

Notice of Release 'Nacogdoches' Eastern Gamagrass (PDF; 72 KB) Shadow, A. 2012. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. August 3. 6p. (ID# 11217).

Release Notice for Pilgrim Germplasm velvet panicum (PDF; 22 KB) Brakie, M. 2007. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. September 2007. 3p. (ID# 7465).

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Final Study Report

Demonstrating the Effects of Trees for Controlling Particulate Matter, Ammonia, and Odor from Poultry Buildings (PDF; 3.1 MB) Sheryll Jerez and Alan Shadow 2017. Stephen F Austin University. Nacogdoches, Texas. 2017. 51p. (ID# 13194).

Adaptaion Demonstration of Commercial Wildflower Mixes for Creating Pollinator Habitat in East Texas (PDF; 950 KB) Alan Shadow and Melinda Brakie 2015. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. Feb 2015. 15p. (ID# 12524).

Assembly and Evaluation of Little Bluestem Accessions for Conservation in Eastern Texas and Western Louisiana (PDF; 535 KB) M.Brakie 2014. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. September 2014. 4p. (ID# 12282).

Final study report for Echinacea purpurea (PDF; 1.2 KB) Brakie, M. 2014. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. 07/31/2014. 6p. (ID# 12289).

Response of Harrison Germplasm Florida Paspalum to Seed Srorage Environment, Storage Duration and Prechilling (PDF; 313 KB) Brakie, M. 2014. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. September 2014. 5p. (ID# 12281).

Screening Switchgrass Germplasm from Southeastern Texas for Forage and Biofuel Potential (PDF; 718 KB) Shadow, A. 2014. ETPMC. Nacogdoches. 9/17/2014. 11p. (ID# 12284).

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Published Symposium Proceedings

Quality and Yield of Seven Forages Grown Under Partial Shading of a Simulated Silvopastoral System in East Texas (PDF; 114 KB) Jodi Hill, Kenneth Farrish, Brian Oswald, Leon Young, and Alan Shadow 2015. SFASU, Jodi Hill BSSRC 2015. Nacogdoches, Texas. BSSRC 2015. 5p. (ID# 12682).

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Technical Notes

Broadcast Sprayer Calibration and Application Plant Materials Tech Note (PDF; 101 KB) Shadow, A. 2011. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. TX-PM-11-05. 4p. (ID# 10844).

Pollinator Friendly Tree of the Western Coastal Plains of East Texas and Louisiana (PDF; 565 KB) Melinda Brakie, Rick Williams, Mike Oliver, and Garret Thomassie 2015. ETPMC and LAPMC. Nacogodches, Texas. TX-PM-15-02. 9p. (ID# 12680).

Silvopasture in the Western Coastal Plain (PDF; 452 KB) Melinda Brakie 2016. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. TX-PM-15-03. 13p. (ID# 12870).

Cool Season Cover Crop Species and Planting Dates and Techniques (PDF; 1.7 MB) Melinda Brakie 2015. ETPMC. TX-PM-15-03. (ID# 12683).

Grain Drills and Planters Plant Materials Tech Note TX-PM-16-03 (PDF; 1.2 MB) Alan Shadow 2016. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. TX-PM-16-03. 7p. (ID# 12915).

Beneficial Trees for Wildlife (PDF; 1.1 MB) Melinda Brakie 2016. ETPMC. Nacogodches, Texas. August 5, 2016. 20p. (ID# 12910).

Warm Season Cover Crops and Planting Specifications Technical Note (PDF; 811 KB) Melinda Brakie 2016. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. September 2016. 10p. (ID# 12917).

Legume Seed Inoculation Plant Materials Technical Note (PDF; 806 KB) Alan Shadow 2015. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. February, 2015. 6p. (ID# 12525).

Improving Lesser Prairie-Chicken Habitat; Through Revegetation and Rangeland Management (PDF; 1.2 MB) Ziehr, R., G. Rea, R. Wynia, and D. Breesen 2011. NRCS-USDA James E. "bud" Smith PMC Knox City, Texas. National. 9/15/11. 9p. (ID# 10689).

Calculating Seeding Rates for Conservation Plantings (PDF; 212 KB) Ziehr, R. 2011. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, Texas. 11/14/11. 10p. (ID# 10736).

Maintenance and Management of Conservation Plantings (PDF; 628 KB) Shadow, R.A. 2010. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. June 29, 2010. 6p. (ID# 9550).

Collecting Seed Materials Plant Materials Technical Note (PDF; 268 KB) Brakie, M. 2010. ETPMC. Nacogdoches, TX. 3/24/10. 5p. (ID# 9243).

Collecting Vegetative Plant Materials (PDF; 406 KB) Brakie, M. 2009. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, TX. June 2009. 3p. (ID# 8590).

Nitrogen Use 'Medina' eastern gamagrass (PDF; 80 KB) Brakie, M. 2006. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. May 2006. 4p. (ID# 6673).

Nitrogen Use 'Jackson' eastern gamagrass (PDF; 83 KB) Brakie, M. 2006. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. May 2006. 4p. (ID# 6672).

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Other Publication Types

Propagation protocol for herbaceous mimosa (Native Plant Journal online database) (PDF; 120 KB) Brakie, M., A. Shadow, and M. Woody 2013. East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. August 9, 2013. (ID# 11871).

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