Utah State University Extension
The dormant seeding of safflower on dryfarms has shown great potential in northern Utah and southern Idaho, but acceptable weed control is a major concern before this practice can be recommended on a larger commercial scale.
Israelsen, C. E.; Pace, M. G.; Creech, E.; and Allen, N., "Dryland Safflower Response to Dormant Seeding in Utah" (2015). All Current Publications. Paper 699.