Alternative Crops for the Columbia Basin

Stephen Machado, Brian Tuck, Sandy Macnab, Jordan Maley and Jerry Igo
EM 8915 | Published October 2006, Reviewed 2020


Explores possibilities for new crops in the Columbia Basin. Includes crops for oilseeds, food, forage, revegetation, and xeriscape plant nurseries. Crops are classified into three categories: grasses and cereal grains, broad-leafed herbs and forbs, and shrubs and trees. Includes index by common and scientific names.

About the authors

Sandy Macnab
Professor and Extension agent (agriculture)
Oregon State University, Sherman County
Jerry Igo
Wasco County

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