Forages, Pasture, and Range Management

photo of cheatgrass in pastureManagement of Cheatgrass in Rangelands & Pastures

(March 2014) Cheatgrass, also known as downy brome, military grass, and downy chess, is a winter annual grass that was introduced from southwestern Asia in the late 1800's. It was first reported in British Columbia and has since spread throughout western North America. It is now moving into grasslands of the Midwest. Learn more.


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