For More Information
To obtain information on conservation uses for these
and other plant releases, contact your local NRCS
office.Visit us online at
Click on Technical
Resources and select
the Jimmy Carter Plant
Visitors are welcome to
the PMC. The center is
open Monday thru Friday
from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Please call the PMC if
you would like to sched-
ule a tour to ensure that
someone is available.
The PMC usually hosts
a field day each year.
Information will be post-
ed to the web site.
The Jimmy Carter
PMC is located 3
miles northwest of
and 1 mile west of
Hwy 19 North off
Patton Drive on Morris
Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center
295 Morris Drive
Americus, GA 31719
NRCS is an equal opportunity provider and
Prescribed burning is a management tool for native
warm season grass such as this native warm sea-
son grass mix pasture.
Pensacola Bahiagrass and Coastal Bermudagrass
Cow grazing on silvopasture system comprised of
Pensacola Bahiagrass and Coastal Bermudagrass.
Silvopasture is a management system utilizing tree
production, cattle forage and tree byproducts.
This is a closeup of
'Americus' Indiangrass. It
can be used for forage,
and soil conservation.
‘AU Sunrise’ Crimson Clover
‘AU Sunrise’ crimson clover has early maturity and
can be used for cover crop, forage and conservation
Big bluestem is
being tested for
What is the Jimmy Carter Plant Materials
The Jimmy Carter Plant Materials Center (PMC)
is one of a national network of plant centers
dedicated to providing vegetative solutions to
conservation problems. The center is owned
and operated by the USDA-Natural Resources