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Native and adapted grasses for conservation of soil and moisture in the Great Plains and Western States


Native and adapted grasses for conservation of soil and moisture in the Great Plains and Western States



U S Dept Agric Farmers Bull 1812: 1-44



The characteristics, distribution, use, value for erosion control, and planting practices are descr. for 30 grasses, including the wheatgrasses, buffalo grass, bluestems, gramas, Bermuda grass, wild-rye, Hilaria spp., Sudan grass, bluegrasses, panic grasses, dropseeds, and needlegrasses. Special equipment used in collecting, cleaning, and planting and the processing of native grass seed are described and illustrated.

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