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Accession Number PB2014-100205
Title Seeding Native Grasses in the Arid Southwest.
Publication Date 2013
Media Count 6p
Personal Author D. R. Dreesen
Abstract Grass seeding is an uncertain endeavor even in the best of circumstances, but in the arid Southwest it is an extremely risky venture. This technical note is intended to present the important factors that influence the success of seeding native grasses in the arid and semi-arid Southwest. New Mexico USDA-NRCS standards and specifications for critical area planting and range planting provide detailed information on seeding native grasses.
Keywords Arid land
Dormancy
Germination
Grass seeding
Grasses
New Mexico
Precipitation
Soil
Weed control

 
Source Agency Natural Resources Conservation Service
NTIS Subject Category 98D - Agronomy, Horticulture, & Plant Pathology
97R - Environmental Studies
48E - Soil Sciences
Corporate Author Natural Resources Conservation Service, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1401
Contract Number N/A

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