1999 Cropping History

 

Total Dickinson Research Extension Center Holdings in 1999

Cropland 355.1
Alfalfa 261.1
Agronomy 72.6
Tame Hay 239.2
Annual Pasture 76.0
Altai Wildrye 58.8
Crested Wheatgrass Pasture 462.9
Native Range 3228.9
Tree Nursery 6.0
Oil Well Sites 6.5
Ranch Farmstead 50.9
DREC Headquarters 47.6
Corrals 2.3
Lost to I-94 right of way 67.8
Highway 22 ditch (Ranch) 13.3

TOTAL ACRES

4979

 

 

 

Summary of 1999 Main Station Cropping Program

Crop Section 23 Section 29 Section 32 Total
Agronomy plots   12.9 59.7 72.6
Alfalfa hayland 91.1   30.6 121.7
Tame hayland 186.0   11.6 197.6
Crested wheatgrass pasture   145.1   145.1
Native pasture 117.4   259.4 376.8
Tree nursery     6.0 6.0
Farmstead 7.0   40.6 47.6
Annual Pasture 76.0     76.0
Interstate right-of-way     67.8 67.8
Oil well site 1.5 2.0 3.0 6.5
Corrals 1.0   1.3

2.3

  480.0 160.0 480.0 1120.0

 

 

Pyramid Park Range - 600 acres of native range located in Sec 12-143-96 in Billings Co. south of Fryburg, ND

600.0

 

 

Main Station Cropping History for 1999

Sec 23 - NW 1/4 "Kaisershot"

Alfalfa hayland 14 acres
Crested wheatgrass hayland 146 acres

Sec 23 - SW 1/4 "Kaisershot"

Alfalfa 3.6 acres
Pasture 117.4 acres
Research pastures 38 acres
Corrals 1 acre

Sec 23 - SE 1/4 "Kaisershot"

Alfalfa hayland 73.5 acres
Tame hay 40 acres
Farmstead 7 acres
Oil well 1.5 acres
Research Pastures 38 acres

Section 29-SW 1/4 "Filipi's quarter"

Agronomy plots 12.9 acres
Oil well site 2.0 acres
Crested wheatgrass pasture 145.1 acres

Section 32-SE 1/4 "Main headquarters"

Grounds and trees 40.6 acres
Agronomy plots 29.3 acres
North Argononmy  plots 6.4 acres
Alfalfa hayland 7.1 acres
Tree nursery plots 6.0 acres
Crested wheatgrass hayland 11.6 acres
Pasture and miscellaneous 31.5 acres
Interstate right of way 27.5 acres

Sec 32-SW 1/4 "North of I-94 west exit"

Alfalfa hayland 23.5 acres
Agronomy plots 20.5 acres
Pasture and hayland 75.9 acres
Interstate right of way 40.3 acres

Sec 32-NW 1/4 "Conoco oil well quarter"

Agronomy plots 2.0 acres
Pasture land 153.5 acres
Corrals 1.5 acres
Oil well site 3.00 acres

 

 

1999 Ranch Cropping Summary

Crop Sec 16 Sec 18 Sec 19 Sec 20 Sec 21 Sec 22 NW All Sec 23 SW 1/4 Sec 24 NE 1/4 Sec 28 N 1/2, SW 1/4 Total Acres
Oats     55.8   9.3 9.2   39.9   114.2
Oat-pea                   0
Oat Sclover     21.7     13.9 36.4 27.3   99.3
Sweetclover               16.7   16.7
Corn Silage     34.8   7.1 21   28.8   91.7
Corn Grain                   0
Tame Hay   28.9 8.7   302.9   24.6 10.7   346.9
Altai wildrye         21.5 37.3       58.8
Alfalfa     109     6 36.4 23.3   174.7
Range 640 11.1 405.2 19 299.2 335 62.6   480 2252.1
Farmstead           50.9       50.9
Cr. Wheatgrass     4.8     6.7       40.4
Highway Ditch               13.3   13.3
Total acres 640 40 640 19 640 480 160 160 480 3259

 

 

Section 16-143-96 - 640 acres native range pasture (north of ranch headquarters)

 

 

Section 18-143-96
Field# Acres Crop Use
1 2.5 Grass Pasture
2 26.4 Grass Pasture
  11.1 Native range Pasture

 

 

Section 19-143-96 - "West Section"
Section 19-143-96 - "West section"
Field# Acres Crop Use
1 18.2 Corn Silage
2 16.6 Corn Silage
3 17.8 Oat Hay
4 21.7 Oat Hay
5 17.8 Oat Hay
6 20.2 Oat Hay
7 18.6 Alfalfa Hay
8 12.1 Alfalfa Hay
16 13.4 Alfalfa Hay
15 8.7 Tame grass Hay
11 26.5 Crested Wheatgrass Hay
10 26.4 Alfalfa Hay
12 38.5 Alfalfa Hay
13 4.8 Crested Wheatgrass Pasture
  378.7 Native Range Pasture
Total 640    

 

 

Section 20-143-96 - 19 acres native range (radio tower butte)

 

 

Section 21-143-96 (west of Ranch Headquarters)
Field# Acres Crop Use
1 19.2 Tame grass Pasture
2 280.3 Tame grass Pasture
6 2.3 Oats Hay
7 21.5 Altai wildrye Pasture
8A 7.1 Oats Hay
8B 7 Corn Grain - Grazing
9 3.4 Tame Hay Hay
  299.2 Native Range Native Pasture
Total 640    

 

 

Section 22-143-96 (NW 1/4, SW 1/4, SE 1/4) Ranch Headquarters
Field# Acres Crop Use
23a 13.9 Corn Silage
23b 13.9 Oats/Sweetclover Hay
9 6 Alfalfa Hay
8A 7.1 Corn Silage
8B 7.1 Oats Hay
7 37.3 Altai Wildrye Pasture
8 2.1 Oats Hay
5 6.7 Crested Wheatgrass Pasture
  50.9 Farmstead  
  335 Native Pasture Native Range
Total 480    

 

 

Section 23-143-96 (SW 1/4)

Field# Acres Crop Use
11 12.7 Crested Wheatgrass Hay
1A 9.1 Alfalfa Hay
2A 9.1 Oats Hay
3A 9.1 Oats Hay
4A 9.1 Alfalfa Hay
5A 9.1 Oats Hay
6A 9.1 Oats Hay
7A 9.1 Alfalfa Hay
8A 9.1 Alfalfa Hay
17 8 Tame Hay Hay
  1.9 Oats Hay
  2 Corn Silage
  62.6 Native Pasture Native Range
Total 160.0

 

 

Section 24-143-96-(NE 1/4) W of Highway 22

Field# Acres Crop Use
1 11.8 Corn Silage
2 14 Oats Hay
3 13.9 Corn Silage
4 14.8 Oats Hay
5 14.2 Corn Silage
6 5.4 Tame Hay Hay
7A 10.7 Alfalfa Hay
7B 9 Oats Hay
8 2.1 Alfalfa Hay
9 10.5 Alfalfa Hay
10 5.3 Tame Hay Hay
11 18.3 Oats Hay
12 16.7 Oat-sweetclover Hay
  13.3   Highway ditch
Total 160 Acres    

 

Section 28-143-96 - 480 acres range pasture (radio tower pastures)

 


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