Submitted to: Crop Science
Publication Type: Germplasm Release
Publication Acceptance Date: 6/15/2004
Publication Date: 9/16/2004
Citation: Jones, T. A., D. C. Nielson, S. R. Larson, D. A. Johnson, T. A. Monaco, S. L. Caicco, D. G. Ogle, S. A. Young, and J. R. Carlson. 2004. Registration of Toe Jam Creek bottlebrush squirreltail germplasm. Crop Sci. 44:1880-1881.
Technical Abstract: Toe Jam Creek Germplasm of bottlebrush squirreltail (Elymus elymoides [Raf.] Swezey ssp. californicus) (Reg. no. , PI 531604) was released as a selected class of certified seed (natural track). This class of pre-cultivar germplasm is eligible for seed certification under guidelines developed by the Association of Seed Certifying Agencies (2001). Participating in the release are the USDA-ARS, the Utah Agricultural Experiment Station, the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service, and the USDI-Bureau of Land Management. The intended area of use for Toe Jam Creek is the northern Great Basin and the Lower Snake River Plain in Nevada, Utah, Oregon, and Idaho.