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SD Honey Bee

Mix specifically designed for honey bees in South Dakota. Does NOT meet NRCS state standards and should not be used on CRP.

2018 SD Traditional Dense Nesting Cover (DNC)

The basic 6 species habitat mix provides dense nesting cover for pheasants in the Dakotas. Meets NRCS 327 Conservation Cover Standard. Appropriate for loamy soils. MLRA 102A. * PLS #s/ac: 10.22 * Seeds/ft2: Grass (19.7), Wildflower (3.5), Total (23.2) * % wildflowers by seeds/ft2: 15.1% Includes (PLS#s/ac): Intermediate wheatgrass (2.97), Tall wheatgrass (5.07), Slender wheatgrass (0.7), Western wheatgrass (0.78), Alfalfa (.62), Sweetclover (0.08).

2018 SD Diverse Dense Nexting Cover (DNC)

This 15 species native grass and wildflower mix meets SD NRCS 327 Conservation Cover standards and is appropriate for Loamy soils. MLRA 102A. * PLS #s/ac: 6.88 * Seeds/ft2: Grass (23.7), Wildflower (3.8), Total (27.5) * % wildflowers by seeds/ft2: 13.8% Includes (PLS#s/ac): Green needlegrass (0.73), Western wheatgrass (2.43), Slender wheatgrass (1.05), Canada wildrye (0.61), Big Bluestem (0.89), Switchgrass (0.45), Sideoats grama (0.36), Prairie coneflower (0.01), Plains coreopsis (0.01), Purple prairieclover (0.12), Canada milkvetch (0.12), Black-eyed Susan (0.03), Common milkweed (0.05), Evening primrose (0.01), Western yarrow (0.01).

2018 SD General CRP

This 16 species native grass and wildflower mix meets SD NRCS 327 Conservation Cover standards and is appropriate for Loamy soils and general CRP practices. MLRA 102A. * PLS #s/ac: 6.41 * Seeds/ft2: Grass (25.45), Wildflower (3.77), Total (29.22) * % wildflowers by seeds/ft2: 12.9% Includes (PLS#s/ac): Big Bluestem (1.26), Canada wildrye (0.61), Indiangrass (1.02), Little bluestem (0.32), Sideoats grama (0.58), Switchgrass (0.67), Western wheatgrass (1.46), Black-eyed Susan (0.02), Blanket flower (0.14), Canada milkvetch (0.08), Common milkweed (0.05), Lewis flax (0.06), Maximilian sunflower (0.01), Prairie coneflower (0.04), Purple prairieclover (0.08), Western yarrow (0.01).

2018 SD Pollinator - Loamy Soils (MLRAs 56, 102A-C)

This 24 species native grass and wildflower mix meets SD NRCS 327 Conservation Cover standards and is appropriate for Loamy soils and CP42 pollinator practices. MLRA 102A. * PLS #s/ac: 4.21 * Seeds/ft2: Grass (7.5), Wildflower (19.56), Total (27.06) * % wildflowers by seeds/ft2: 72.3% Includes (PLS#s/ac): Canada wildrye (0.38), Little Bluestem (0.23), Sideoats Grama (0.73), Switchgrass (0.22), Alfalfa (0.62), Red clover (0.24), White clover (0.07), Showy partridgepea (0.10), Plains coreopsis (0.05), Common milkweed (0.05), Golden alexanders (0.03), Black-eyed Susan (0.06), Blanket flower (0.28), Canada milkvetch (0.20), Illinois bundleflower (0.18), False sunflower (0.18), Prairie coneflower (0.12), Purple prairieclover (0.23), Western yarrow (0.03), White prairieclover (0.12), Fragrant giant hyssop (0.01), Heath aster (0.007), Hoary vervain (0.02), Indian blanket (0.07).

2018 SD Pollinator Plus

Meets Pheasants Forever "High Quality Habitat Standard" - great for birds, bees and butterflies! 50 Species (10 grass, 40 wildflowers). PLS #s. Grass (1.335), Wildflowers (2.028), Total (3.363). Seeds/ft2: Grass (10.02), Wildflower (20.97), Total (30.99). Bloom Info: Apr-1, May-4, Jun-17, Jul-30, Aug-32, Sep-22, Oct-5

2018 SD Winter Cover

Give the birds some high quality winter cover for those difficult winter conditions. Species: 4 grass, 1 wildflower, 5 total. PLS #s: Grass (6.87), Wildflowers (0.22), Total (7.09). Seeds/ft2: Grass (29.25), Wildflowers (1.25), Total (30.5). Includes (PLS#s): Big Bluestem (1.86), Indiangrass (1.69), Switchgrass (0.89), Western wheatgrass (2.43), Maximilian sunflower (0.22).

2018 SD Bobwhite Habitat Mix (less than 6% slopes)

Basic seeding recommendations for Bobwhite Quail cover in SD. For use in the following counties: Tripp, Gregory, Charles Mix, Bon Homme, Yankton, Clay, Union and Lincoln. As described in SD Tech Note #15. Includes (PLS#s): Green needlegrass (1.2), Little bluestem (0.8), Sideoats grama (1.2), Alfalfa (1.0).

2018 SD HEL Bobwhite Habitat Mix (slopes greater than 6%)

Basic seeding recommendations for Bobwhite Quail cover in SD for use on slopes greater than 6%. For use in the following counties: Tripp, Gregory, Charles Mix, Bon Homme, Yankton, Clay, Union and Lincoln. As described in SD Tech Note #15. Includes (PLS#s): Western wheatgrass (4.7), Green needlegrass (1.5), Sideoats grama (1.5), Alfalfa (1.3).

2018 SD Firebreak

Mix designed to provide easy to manage firebreaks while also providing great brood cover for upland game and browse for large game. Includes (PLS#s): Alfalfa (2.0), Alsike Clover (0.5), Birdsfoot Trefoil (0.5), Red clover (1.5), White clover (1.0).