Planters Selection Key to Conservation Planting Success
Establishing conservation plantings is no easy task. Native seed are often small or fluffy and create a unique set of problems for the conservationist to overcome. Planters must be capable of planting these small, fluffy seeds at a consistent rate and shallow, controlled depth. The USDA NRCS Plant Materials Program develops technical notes and videos to aid landowners and conservations in developing successful plantings.