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FUNDAMENTAL DATA

Field Station
Dickinson Experiment Station  Dickinson, North Dakota
Mr. Raymond J. Douglas, Superintendent

Office Controlling
North Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station

Location
One and one half miles northwest of the city of Dickinson, Stark County, North Dakota
Latitude 46o 53', Longitude 102o 49', Elevation 2500'

Total Area
1700 Acres

Soil Types
Fine Sandy Loam to Clay Loam

 

CLIMATIC DATA

Annual Rainfall (61 yr. ave.) 15.57 1952 11.97
Seasonal (Apr. -Sept.) (61 yr. ave.) 9.12 1952 6.07
Frost Dates:      
Last in Spring (ave.) May 18 1952 May 11
First in Fall (ave.) Sept. 15 1952 Sept. 22
Ave. Frost Free Period 117 days    
1952 Frost Free Period 134 days    

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