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Simple tool for collecting Indian Ricegrass seed.
McDonald-WR; Hafner-MP; Richards-DL Jr.
J Range Manage 1977 Jul; 30(4):315
A tool for collecting seeds of Indian Ricegrass and other native species has been made by the federal Bureau of Mines. With this hand-held seed collector, one person can collect enough material to produce 3 to 5 pounds of clean Indian Ricegrass seed per day. Cleaning the seed takes only one-third of the time traditionally required because 90 pct of the stalks are left on the plants.
Waste-treatment; Mining-industry; Ground-control; Ground-stability
OP; Journal Article
Issue of Publication
Journal of Range Management
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division