Direct Seeding Handbook
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that particular chapter. You will also be able to download each
chapter to build your handbook.
If you would like more information on Direct Seeding in Illinois,
Wade Conn USDA-NRCS Agroforester, Champaign, Illinois
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are listed in order of appearance in handbook)
Table of Contents and Acknowledgements
Chapter 1 - Introduction to Direct Seeding
Chapter 2 - Overview of Direct Seeding
Chapter 3 - Species Lists and Species Reference Sheets
Chapter 4 - Organizing for Local Collection
Chapter 5 - Collecting the Seeds
Chapter 6 - Handling, Storage, and Distribution
Chapter 7 - Illinois Standards and Specifications
for Direct Seeding
Chapter 8 - Plantation Establishment
9 - Direct Seeding
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