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Information Brochures and Flyers

Conservation Plant Selections from the MT-WY Plant Materials Center (PDF; 12.8 MB) Noack, Ryan, Pokorny, Monica, and Joe Scianna 2021. Bridger MT PMC. Bozeman, MT. February 2021. 39p. (ID# 13778).

Cover Crops in Corn - A Guide for Corn Producers (PDF; 4.7 MB) NRCS, Big Flats PMC, Cornell University, and Finger Lakes RC&D Council 2007. NRCS, Big Flats PMC. Corning, NY. second version, 11/07. 2p. (ID# 7690).

Cover crops for conservation tillage (PDF; 2 MB) Surrency, D. and C.M. Owsley 1999. USDA-NRCS Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center. Americus, GA. Aug 1999. 3p. (ID# 3022).

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Plant Fact Sheets

Plant Fact Sheet - Palmer Amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri S. Watson) (PDF; 927 KB) Hensleigh, P. and M. Pokorny 2017. USDA-NRCS Bozeman State Office. Bozeman, MT. 2p. (ID# 13130).

Oilseed Radish Fact Sheet (PDF; 121 KB) Jacobs, A. 2013. Booneville, Arkansas. May 2013. 2p. (ID# 11827).

Hairy Vetch Plant Fact Sheet (PDF; 181 KB) Owsley, M. and R. Garner 2011. PM Website. Feb 2011. 2p. (ID# 10203).

Plant Fact Sheet - Bur oak Quercus macrocarpa Michx. (PDF; 100 KB) Scianna, J.D. 2009. Bridger PMC. PLANTS. 2009. 2p. (ID# 9084).

Plant Fact Sheet: Crimson Clover (PDF; 93 KB) Owsley, M. and R. Garner 2009. National PM Homepage. Wash Dc. May 2009. 2p. (ID# 8595).

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Popular Journal or Magazine Articles

Cover crops in Christmas tree production fields (PDF; 7.4 MB) Landgren, C., M. Moretti, and A. Young-Mathews 2017. Christmas Tree Lookout, Pacific Northwest Christmas Tree Association. Wilsonville, OR. Fall 2017. 3p. (ID# 13215).

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Plant Guides

Plant Guide, Fava Bean, Vicia faba (PDF; 566 KB) Smither-Kopperl, M.L. 2020. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. Jan, 2020. 8p. (ID# 13528).

Great Valley Phacelia Plant Guide (PDF; 305 KB) Smither-Kopperl, M.L. 2018. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. June 2018. 3p. (ID# 13335).

Plant Guide for Lacy Phacelia (PDF; 281 KB) Smither-Kopperl, M 2018. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. September 2018. 4p. (ID# 13361).

Plant guide for subterranean clover (Trifolium subterraneum) (PDF; 263 KB) Friddle, M. 2018. USDA-NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. April 2018. 6p. (ID# 13327).

Chamaecrista nictitans Plant Guide (PDF; 141 KB) Sheahan, C 2015. Cape May, NJ. Cape May, NJ. 2015. 3p. (ID# 12762).

Bur Clover (Medicago polymorpha): Plant Guide (PDF; 383 KB) Clark, S. 2014. Corning, New York. March 2014. 9p. (ID# 12141).

Canavalia ensiformis Plant Guide (PDF; 245 KB) Sheahan, C. 2014. Cape May, NJ. Jan 2014. 4p. (ID# 12113).

Echinochloa esculenta Plant Guide (PDF; 155 KB) Sheahan, C 2014. Cape May, NJ. 2014. 3p. (ID# 12353).

Pennisetum glaucum Plant Guide (PDF; 186 KB) Sheahan, C. 2014. Cape May, NJ. 2014. 4p. (ID# 12354).

Plant Guide: Black Oat (Avena strigosa) (PDF; 281 KB) Dial, H. 2014. USDA NRCS Tucson Plant Materials Center. Tucson, Arizona. May 2014. 5p. (ID# 12166).

Sesamum orientale (PDF; 191 KB) Sheahan, C. 2014. Cape May, 2014. 2014. 3p. (ID# 12356).

Sesbania herbacea Plant Guide (PDF; 195 KB) Sheahan, C. 2014. Cape May, NJ. Feb 2014. 4p. (ID# 12115).

Setaria italica (PDF; 146 KB) Sheahan, C. 2014. Cape May, NJ. 2014. 4p. (ID# 12355).

Urochloa ramosa Plant Guide (PDF; 167 KB) Sheahan, C. 2014. Cape May, NJ. August, 2014. 3p. (ID# 12320).

White Lupine (Lupinus albus L.): Plant Guide (PDF; 298 KB) Shawnna Clark 2014. Big Flats, New York. September 2014. 6p. (ID# 12325).

Cajanus cajan Plant Guide (PDF; 506 KB) Sheahan, C. 2013. Cape May Courthouse, NJ. February 2013. 4p. (ID# 11705).

Crotalaria juncea Plant Guide (PDF; 199 KB) Sheahan, C. 2013. Cape May Courthouse, NJ. February 2013. 4p. (ID# 11706).

Lablab purpureus Plant Guide (PDF; 306 KB) Sheahan, C. 2013. Cape May Courthouse, NJ. February 2013. 3p. (ID# 11707).

Oilseed Radish Plant Guide (PDF; 205 KB) Jacobs, A. 2013. PLANTS database. Booneville, Arkansas. 5p. (ID# 11828).

Plant Guide: Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) (PDF; 1 MB) Dial, H. 2013. USDA NRCS Tucson Plant Materials Center. Tucson, Arizona. February 2013. 5p. (ID# 11583).

Plant guide for crimson clover (Trifolium incarnatum) (PDF; 326 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2013. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. February 2013. 6p. (ID# 11726).

Vigna unguiculata Plant Guide (PDF; 88 KB) Sheahan, C. 2013. Cape May, NJ. 2013. 3p. (ID# 11930).

Pea Plant Guide (PDF; 330 KB) Pavek, P. 2012. PLANTS database. Pullman WA. 2012. 6p. (ID# 11190).

Plant Guide: Chrysopogon zizanioides ('SUNSHINE' Vetivergrass) (PDF; 123 KB) Joy, R.J. 2009. USDA/ NRCS PIA. Honolulu, Hawaii. May 2009. 6p. (ID# 9015).

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Major Publications

A Comprehensive Guide of Cover Crop Species Used in the Northeast United States (PDF; 804 KB) Clark, S. 2011. Big Flats Plant Materials Center. Corning, New York. Sept 21, 2011. 45p. (ID# 10645).

Cover Crops for the Southeast (PDF; 1.9 MB) Surrency, D., C.M. Owsley, et al 2000. Georgia Plant material program NRCS. Athens, GA. May 2000. 37p. (ID# 3011).

'TROPIC LALO' Paspalum, Paspalum hieronymii Hack. (PDF; 916 KB) Joy, R.J.; Rotar P.P. 1984. University of Hawaii, CTAHR; USDA/ NRCS Hawaii. Honolulu, Hawaii. July 1984. 7p. (ID# 1399).

CTAHR: 'TROPIC SUN' Sunn Hemp, Crotalaria juncea L. (PDF; 2.5 MB) Joy, R.J.; Rotar P.P. 1983. University of Hawaii, CTAHR; USDA/ SCS Hawaii. Honolulu, Hawaii. November 1983. 7p. (ID# 2531).

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Release Brochures

PIA Conservation Plant Release: 'Tropic Sun' Sunn Hemp (Crotalaria juncea) (PDF; 70 KB) Duvauchelle 2021. Hoolehua Plant Materials Center. Hoolehua, Hawaii. June 2021. 2p. (ID# 13809).

'Lana' Woollypod Vetch Release Brochure (PDF; 559 KB) Lockeford Plant Materials Center Staff 2017. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. 2017. 2p. (ID# 11381).

'Aroostook' Cereal Rye (Secale cereale) Release Brochure (PDF; 299 KB) Big Flats Plant Materials Center Staff 2015. Corning, NY. March 2015. 3p. (ID# 12509).

Conservation Plant Release: 'Seco' Barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) (PDF; 312 KB) Dial, H. 2014. USDA NRCS Tucson Plant Materials Center. Tucson, Arizona. May 2014. 2p. (ID# 12167).

'Zorro' Annual Fescue Release Brochure (PDF; 233 KB) Lockeford Plant Materials Center Staff 2012. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. June 2012. 2p. (ID# 11064).

Release Brochure AU EarlyCover Hairy Vetch (PDF; 254 KB) Owsley, M. 2012. PM Website. June 2012. 2p. (ID# 11075).

Release Brochure AU Sunup Crimson Clover (PDF; 227 KB) Owsley, M. 2012. PM Website. June 2012. 2p. (ID# 11076).

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Refereed Journal Articles

'Windbreaker' Cultivar Big Sacaton a Foundation Class of Certified Seed (PDF; 891 KB) Goodson, D.G., G.A. Fenchel, and D.R. Dreesen 2012. Los Lunas Plant Materials Center, Los Lunas, NM. Madison, WI. Native Plants Journal, 13, 1, Spring 2012. 8p. (ID# 10940).

Dehydropyrrolizidine Alkaloids, Including Monoesters with an Unusual Esterifying Acid, from Cultivated Crotalaria juncea (Sunn Hemp cv. 'Tropic Sun') (PDF; 330 KB) Colegate, S.M.; D.R. Gardner; Joy, R.J.; Betz, J.M.; Panter, K.E. 2012. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. Logan, Utah. March 2012. 10p. (ID# 11078).

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Final Study Report

Efficacy of Management and Termination Methods for Insectary Cover crop Mixes for Almond and Walnut Orchards, and Vineyards in California's Central Valley (PDF; 2.3 MB) Bullard V. and Smither-Kopperl, M 2021. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. 2021. 27p. (ID# 13816).

Evaluation of Annual Cool Season Cover Crop Varieties for the Inland Pacific Northwest (PDF; 559 KB) Casey, A. and D. Spellman 2020. Pullman, Washington. June 2020. 12p. (ID# 13617).

Evaluation of Annual Cool Season Cover Crop Varieties in the Western Coastal Plain (PDF; 356 KB) M. Brakie and A. Shadow 2020. USDA NRCS East Texas Plant Materials Center. Nacogdoches, Texas. January 2020. 15p. (ID# 13549).

Evaluation of Cool Season Cover Crops in Maryand (PDF; 244 KB) R.Jay Ugiansky 2020. Norman A. Berg National Plant Materials Center. Beltsville, MD. March 2019. 14p. (ID# 13605).

Evaluation of Cool Season Cover Crops in Southern Arizona (PDF; 263 KB) Dial, H. and M. Wolf 2020. USDA NRCS Tucson Plant Materials Center. Tucson, AZ. June 2020. 15p. (ID# 13597).

Evaluation of Cool Season Cover Crops in the Central Plains (PDF; 268 KB) J. Waite, Cummings, F., Janzen, M. 2020. Kansas Plant Material Center. Manhattan, KS. June 2020. 15p. (ID# 13637).

Evaluation of Cool Season Cover Crops in the Mid-South (PDF; 486 KB) Richard, M. and J. Allison 2020. MSPMC. Coffeeville, MS. 2020. 15p. (ID# 13607).

Evaluation of Selected Cool Season Cover Crop Varieties in Northeast Missour (PDF; 190 KB) Herget, M.E. 2020. Elsberry, MO. 17p. (ID# 13641).

Evaluation of Warm-Season Cover Crops on the Southern Coastal Plain (PDF; 497) Nicholas McGhee 2020. GAPMC. Americus, GA. March 2020. 18p. (ID# 13555).

Evaluation of Warm-Season Grasses for Use as Cover Crops in Florida (PDF; 1.1 MB) Janet Grabowski 2020. Brooksville PMC. Brooksville, FL. January 2020. 48p. (ID# 13551).

Performance of Warm-Season Legume Cover Crops in Florida (PDF; 1.1 MB) Janet Grabowski 2020. Brooksville PMC. Brooksville, FL. Feb 2020. 60p. (ID# 13552).

Study Report MT-14-028 Cover Crop Seeding Date Study (PDF; 856 KB) Hybner, R., Scianna, J., Majerus, M., and M. Pokorny 2020. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. mt-14-028. 6p. (ID# 13566).

Study Report MT-15-003 Pheasants Forever Upland Gamebird Cover Crop Mixes for Salt-Affected Sites and Custom Warm Season Cover Crop Mixes for Salt-Affected Sites (PDF; 415 KB) Majerus, M., Scianna, J., and R. Hybner 2020. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-15-003. 14p. (ID# 13610).

Study Report MT-18-001 Effects of Companion Cover Crops on One Year of Malt Barley Production (PDF; 240 KB) Henning, M., Scianna, J., Zentner, D., Pokorny, M. and J. Jacobs 2020. MTPMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-18-001. 5p. (ID# 13608).

Study Report MT-19-003 Effect of Guar and Sunn Hemp Seeding Rate on Stand Count and Biomass Production in a Warm Season Cover Crop Mix - One Year Results (PDF; 657 KB) Henning, M., Scianna, J., Jacobs, J. and M. Pokorny 2020. MTPMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-19-003. 7p. (ID# 13609).

Adaptation of Cool Season Commercial Cover Crop Cultivars and Source Cultivars in North-Central Texas and Southwestern Oklahoma (PDF; 211 KB) Carr, C.B. 2019. USDA-NRCS James E. "Bud" Smith Plant Materials Center. Knox City, TX. August 2019. 14p. (ID# 13511).

Cover Crop Variety Adaptation Trial 2016 - 2018 (PDF; 639 KB) Bullard, V. 2019. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. 2019. 42p. (ID# 13493).

Evaluation of Annual, Cool Seasons for Conservation in the Southern Ozarks (PDF; 273 KB) King, R., E. Pratt, J. Huff, and A. Pettit 2019. USDA-NRCS Booneville AR PMC. Booneville, AR. July 2019. 15p. (ID# 13516).

Evaluation of Cool Season Cover Crops in the Intermountain West (PDF; 733 KB) Pickett, T., Tilley, D. and Wolf, M. 2019. Aberdeen PMC. Aberdeen, Idaho. 21 October 2019. 19p. (ID# 13533).

Evaluation of Cool Season Cover Crops in the Northern Great Plains (PDF; 201 KB) Nancy Jensen, Wayne Markegard, Wayne Duckwitz 2019. USDA NRCS Bismarck Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, North Dakota. October 2019. 13p. (ID# 13547).

Study Report MT-16-001 Evaluation of Cowpea and Mung Bean Varieties (PDF; 2.8 MB) Henning, M. and R. Kilian 2018. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-16-001. 12p. (ID# 13308).

Study Report MT-17-001 Impact of Legume Seed Rate in Cover Crop Mix on Legume Presence and Production (PDF; 2.6 MB) Henning, M. and R. Kilian 2018. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-17-001. 10p. (ID# 13307).

Study Report MT-17-002 Evaluation of Two Cow Pea Varieties in a Cover Crop Mix (PDF; 1.5 MB) Henning, M. and R. Kilian 2018. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-17-002. 8p. (ID# 13313).

Irrigated Warm Season Cover Crops for Western Oregon (PDF; 5.5 MB) Young-Mathews, A. 2017. USDA-NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2017. 13p. (ID# 13158).

Seeding Rates for Legume-Grain Cover Crop Mixes in Western Oregon (PDF; 741 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2017. USDA-NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. December 2017. 9p. (ID# 13282).

Study Report MT-16-005 Small-Seeded Fava Bean as Cash Crop and Within Cover Crop Mixture (PDF; 2.6 GB) Tallman, Susan and R. Kilian 2017. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. MT-16-005. 8p. (ID# 13232).

Late Season Fall-Seeded Cover Crop Observation Study (PDF; 129 KB) Sheahan, C 2016. Cape May, NJ. 2015. 7p. (ID# 12843).

Legume Cover in Orchard Drive Alleys Final Study Report (PDF; 4.3 MB) Pavek, P., D.M. Granatstein 2016. Pullman WA. 4/2016. (ID# 12864).

No-till Forb Establishment Final Study Report (PDF; 4.3 MB) Pavek, P., W. Jensen, J. Jensen 2016. Pullman, WA. 20p. (ID# 12865).

Corn/Cover Crop Interseeding Trial (PDF; 669 KB) Tilley, D. and M. Winger 2015. IDPMC. Aberdeen, ID. 2/24/15. 5p. (ID# 12526).

Evaluation of Drought Tolerant Cover Crops for California's Central Valley (PDF; 665 KB) Margaret Smither-Kopperl and Shirley Alvarez 2015. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. February 10, 2015. 7p. (ID# 12523).

Millet Adaptation Trial in Coastal Plain Sandy Loam Following Fall-Seeded Cover Crops in Southern NJ (PDF; 790 KB) Sheahan, C. 2015. Cape May, NJ. 11/25/2015. 9p. (ID# 12763).

Summer Cover Crop Species Adapted to North-Central West Texas and Southwestern Oklahoma (PDF; 265 KB) Carr, B. 2015. USDA-NRCS James E. "Bud" Smith Plant Materials Center. Knox City, TX. February 2015. 7p. (ID# 12573).

Study Report: Sunn Hemp 'TROPIC SUN' as a Cover Crop in Edible Ginger (PDF; 177 KB) Sato, D.; Joy, R.J.; Wung, M. 1999. USDA/ NRCS Hawaii. Hoolehua, Hawaii. 5p. (ID# 1742).

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Published Symposium Proceedings

Diverse Cover Crop Mixes for good soil health (PDF; 59 KB) Salon, P. 2012. Empire State Fruit and Vegetable Expo. Syracuse, NY. January 24 - 26, 2012. 9p. (ID# 11419).

Agroforestry Workshop: Windbreaks for Agroforestry (PDF; 460 KB) Joy, R.J. 2006. USDA/ NRCS PIA. Honolulu, HI. May 2006. 9p. (ID# 6712).

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Technical Notes

ENTSC Plant Materials Technical Note 1: A Tool for Selecting Cover Crops for Row Crop Rotations in the Southeast (PDF; 1.85 MB) Jacobs, A., R. Barrett, M. Williams, and E.R. Garner 2017. East NTSC. Greensboro, NC. February 1, 2017. 20p. (ID# 13166).

PIA Plant Materials Technical Note 10: Understanding Inoculants (PDF; 51 KB) Duvauchelle, D.P. 2014. USDA/ NRCS PIA Hoolehua PMC. Hoolehua, Hawaii. September 2014. 4p. (ID# 12340).

Technical Note-PM-14-MT-101: Hybrid Wheatgrass Elymus hoffmannii: Introduced Grasses for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 335 KB) Hybner, R., L. St. John, H. Steppuhn 2014. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. MT-101. 6p. (ID# 12311).

Technical Note-PM-15-MT-106: Radish: An Introduced Cover Crop for Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 237 KB) Hybner, R. 2015. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. MT-106. 6p. (ID# 12456).

TN-Agronomy-11-1-AZ, Crop Tolerance and Yield Potential of Selected Crops as Influenced by Irrigation Water Salinity (Ecw) or Soil Salinity (Ece) (PDF; 101 KB) Munda, B. and A. Meen 2011. USDA NRCS Tucson Plant Materials Center. Tucson, Arizona. June 2011. 4p. (ID# 10485).

TN-Agronomy-11-2-AZ, Nutrient Management (PDF; 79 KB) Munda, B. and A. Meen 2011. USDA NRCS Tucson Plant Materials Center. Tucson Arizona. September 2011. 6p. (ID# 10492).

Technical Note-PM-16-MT-113: Lacy phacelia - Phacelia tanacetifolia benth. A Native Annual Forb for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 198 KB) Kilian, R. 2016. Bridger, MT PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-113. 7p. (ID# 12938).

LAPMC Tech Note 13 PLANNING SITE AND SEEDBED PREPARATION FOR CROPLAND CONVERSION TO NATIVE SPECIES (PDF; 54 KB) Houck, M. 2009. Alexandria, LA. August 2009. 5p. (ID# 9047).

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

Technical Note 18: Cover Crop Resources and Seed Vendors for Oregon and Washington (PDF; 198 KB) Young-Matthews, A. and P. Pavek 2014. ORPMC. Portland, OR and Spokane, WA. August 2014. 12p. (ID# 12349).

Technical Note 19: An early developing hairy vetch for cover crop use (PDF; 158 KB) 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).

Cover Crop Chart: Common Cover Crops for California CAAGTN81 (PDF; 7.7 MB) Smither-Kopperl, M., S. Hill, D. Chessman 2018. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. Agronomy 81. revised, May, 2018. 49p. (ID# 13333).

LAPMC Tech Note 20 'Tropic Sun' sunn hemp for cover crop use during the sugarcane fallow period (PDF; 117 KB) Houck, M. 2011. GMPMC. Alexandria, LA. Tech Note 20. 3p. (ID# 10579).

Technical Note 20: New cool season annual legume for use in conservation tillage (PDF; 164 KB) 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).

Technical Note 22: The Potential for Legume Cover Crops in Washington Apple Orchards (PDF; 987 KB) Pavek, P. and D. Granatstein 2014. WAPMC. Pullman. Mar 2014. 35p. (ID# 12149).

Technical Note 24: Evaluation of Cover Crops and Planting Dates for Irrigated Rotations in Central Washington (PDF; 1.1 MB) Pavek, P. and A. McGuire 2014. WAPMC. Spokane, WA. August 2014. 16p. (ID# 12351).

Technical Note 25: Evaluation of Cover Crops and Planting Dates for Dryland Rotations in Eastern Washington (PDF; 1.1 MB) Pavek, P. 2014. WAPMC. Spokane, WA. August 2014. 14p. (ID# 12352).

Cover Crop Seed and Native Seed Vendors for California CAPMTN85 (PDF; 142 KB) Bullard, Valerie 2016. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. November, 2016. 6p. (ID# 12954).

Technical Note-PM-14-MT-46 (rev. 4): Seeding Rates for Conservation Species (PDF; 310 KB) Majerus, M., J. Scianna, and J. Jacobs 2013. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-46 (rev. 4). 12p. (ID# 12046).

TN-PM-5-2-AZ, Herbaceous Wind Barriers for Irrigated Lands in Arizona (PDF; 36 KB) Munda, B., D. Walther, and J. Briggs 2005. USDA-NRCS Tucson Plant Materials Center. Tucson, Arizona. June 2005. 3p. (ID# 6893).

Technical Note (UH-CTAHR): Cover crops for orchards in Hawaii (PDF; 1.9 MB) Evans, D.O.; Joy, R.J.; Chia, C.L. 1988. University of Hawaii, CTAHR; USDA/ NRCS Hawaii. Honolulu, Hawaii. August 1988. 16p. (ID# 806).

Cover Crops for Green Manure in the Great Basin (PDF; 1.2 MB) Eldredge, E.P. 2012. Great Basin Plant Materials Center. Reno, Nevada. TN 55. 12p. (ID# 10965).

Technical Note, Adaptation of Cover Crop Cultivars to California's Central Valley (PDF; 749 KB) Bullard, V. 2020. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. January 2020. 14p. (ID# 13529).

LAPMC Tech Note 6 Plant Materials for Field Borders (PDF; 103 KB) Houck, M. 2007. Louisiana PM Program. Alexandria, LA. January 2007. 2p. (ID# 7253).

Technical Note-PM-09-MT-65: Stretchberry Forestiera pubescens: A Shrub for Potential Conservation Applications in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 156 KB) Scianna, J.D. and R. Hybner 2009. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-65. 4p. (ID# 9085).

PIA Technical Note 7.1: Pacific Islands Area Vegetative Guide (PDF; 923 KB) Joy, R.J. 2012. USDA/ NRCS PIA. Honolulu, Hawaii. September 2012. 35p. (ID# 11436).

LAPMC Tech Note 7 Plant Materials for Filter Strips (PDF; 50 KB) Houck, M. 2007. Louisiana PM Program. Alexandria, LA. April 2007. 2p. (ID# 7517).

PM NM Technical Note No. 74 New Mexico Seed Laws and Regulations (PDF; 110 KB) NMPMC 2015. LLPMC. Los Lunas, New Mexico. September 2015. 2p. (ID# 12713).

Technical Note-PM-12-MT-78 (rev. 1): Calculating Seeding Rates When Using Alternate-Row and Cross-Hatch Planting Techniques (PDF; 220 KB) Scianna, J.D. 2012. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-78. 4p. (ID# 11274).

Technical Note-Agronomy-17-MT-92: Palmer Amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri S. Watson) (PDF; 307 KB) Hensleigh, P. and M. Pokorny 2017. USDA-NRCS, Bozeman State Office. Agronomy-MT-92. 5p. (ID# 13127).

Technical Note-PM-14-MT-96: Peas: An Introduced Legume for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 551 KB) Hybner, R. 2014. BPMC. Bridger, MT. MT-96. 6p. (ID# 12101).

Planting Seed Using A No-Till Drill (PDF; 608 KB) Bronson, Matthew 2021. Lockeford PMC. Lockeford, CA. 2021. 6p. (ID# 13762).

Dynamic Soil Properties under Different Land Management Practices (PDF; 5.8 MB) Bullard, Valerie, Genevieve Landucci and Philip Smith, 2021. Lockeford, PMC and Soil Survey. Lockeford, CA. Lockeford, May 2021. 15p. (ID# 13795).

National Plant Materials Technical Note 6: Selecting, Planting, and Managing Grasses for Vegetative Barriers (PDF; 800 KB) NRCS Plant Materials Program 2021. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Washington, DC. July 2021. 12p. (ID# 13722).

Considerations for Building Cover Crop Mixtures (PDF; 337 KB) Richard Barrett 2019. USDA, NRCS Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center. Americus. August 2019. 6p. (ID# 13524).

Pea (Pisum sativum L.) Characteristics for Use and Successful Plantings (PDF; 727 KB) Clark, S. 2019. Big Flats, NY. September 2019. 12p. (ID# 13507).

WNTSC Plant Materials Technical Note 3: Cover Crop Seed Vendors for Western States (PDF; 433 KB) Young-Mathews, A., P. Pavek, V. Bullard, T. Pickett, C. Bernau, M. Pokorny, H. Dial, and B. Cooney 2018. USDA-NRCS West National Technology Support Center. Portland, OR. June 2018. 18p. (ID# 13328).

Using a grain drill with small seed attachment to increase planting accuracy of cover crop mixes (PDF; 1.1 MB) McGhee, N. and R. Barrett 2018. Americus, GA. November 2018. 5p. (ID# 13432).

Technical Note-PM-18-MT-120: Small-Seeded Fava Bean as Cash Crop and Within Cover Crop Mixture (PDF; 288 KB) Tallman, S. 2017. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-120. 2p. (ID# 13262).

TN 69: Calibrating a Seed Drill for Cover Crop Mixtures (PDF; 1.2 MB) Pickett, T. and D. Tilley 2017. Aberdeen PMC. Aberdeen, ID. 8/13/17. 5p. (ID# 13250).

CRP Take-Out Considerations - Eashern Washington State (PDF; 346 KB) Fleenor, R., K. Guinn, T. Hanger, M. Stannard, and A. Esser 2017. USDA-NRCS Washington State Office. Spokane, WA. 4-25-2017. 3p. (ID# 13187).

Agricultural Carbon Sequestration in the Eastern Coastal Plain (PDF; 576 KB) Sheahan, C 2016. Cape May, NJ. 2016. 28p. (ID# 12840).

WNTSC Plant Materials Technical Note 1: What to do with Irrigation Pivot Corners (PDF; 493 KB) Tilley, D., Winger, M., Koziol, D. 2016. USDA-NRCS West National Technology Support Center. Portland, OR. March 2016. 8p. (ID# 12822).

Comparison of Five Millet Species for Conservation Use in the United States (PDF; 545 KB) Sheahan, C 2016. Cape May, NJ. 2016. 10p. (ID# 12841).

Managing Soil Compaction: Some Considerations (PDF; 253 KB) Sheahan, C. 2015. Cape May, NJ. August, 2015. 9p. (ID# 12652).

Summer Cover Crop Species Adapted to North-Central West Texas and Southwestern Oklahoma (PDF; 2.9 MB) Carr, B. 2014. USDA-NRCS James E. "Bud" Smith Plant Materials Center. Knox City, TX. January 2014. 21p. (ID# 12146).

Evaluation of Perennial Grasses Used in Cross Wind Trap Strips in Eastern Idaho (PDF; 1.5 MB) St. John, L., J.H. Johnson, C. Ball, D. Tilley, and M. Winger 2014. Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, Idaho. January 21, 2014. 8p. (ID# 12073).

Big Bluestem Varieties for Minnesota Fact Sheet (PDF; 604 KB) Bismarck Plant Materials Center 2014. USDA NRCS Plant Materials Center. Bismarck, ND. July 2014. 2p. (ID# 12315).

Technical Note-PM-11-MT-70: Field Plantings (PDF; 2.6 MB) Jacobs, J., Scianna, J. and M. Pokorny 2011. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-70 (Rev. 2). 24p. (ID# 13119).

Cover Crop Resources: A literature Review (PDF; 557 KB) Clark, S. 2011. Big Flats Plant Materials Center. Corning, New York. Sept 21, 2011. 25p. (ID# 10646).

Cover Crops (PDF; 549 KB) Winger, M., D. Ogle, L. St. John, and M. Stannard 2010. USDA NRCS. Boise, Idaho. TN56, October 2010. 9p. (ID# 10095).

Cover Crops for Conservation Tilled Cotton (PDF; 119 KB) Douglas, J.L., W.J. Jackson, and J. Parkman 2004. Jamie L. Whitten PMC. Coffeeville, MS. December 2003. 2p. (ID# 5746).

Cover Crops for No-Till Cotton (PDF; 119 KB) Douglas, J.L., W.J. Jackson, and J. Parkman 2004. Jamie L. Whitten PMC. Coffeeville, MS. December 2003. 2p. (ID# 5475).

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Other Publication Types

Cover Crop Variety Adaptation Trials in Corvallis, OR: Second Year Progress Report (PDF; 837 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2018. USDA-NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2018. 17p. (ID# 13324).

Cover Crop Variety Adaptation Trials in Corvallis, OR: 2017 Progress Report (PDF; 627 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2017. USDA-NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2017. 12p. (ID# 13159).

Preliminary Results from the Willamette Valley Cover Crop Adaptation Trial - 2015 Study Report (PDF; 1.8 MB) Young-Mathews, A. 2016. USDA-NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. March 2015. 12p. (ID# 12850).

CSP covercrop on farm demonstration project (PDF; 24 KB) Salon, P. 2007. Conservation Security Program Project for the 2007 enhancement program submitted for national review within NRCS to qualify for pilot project for on farm demonstrations. Syracuse, NY. 2007. 4p. (ID# 7529).

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