SUMMARY SHEETS

ROTATION AND TILLAGE TRIALS

FIELD N - 1954

Crop - Wheat - Field - N

Station - Dickinson

Year - 1954

Rotation

Number

Previous

Crop

Tillage Method

DD

SP

FP

Disked

Burned

Fallow

     

Stubble

Stubble

 

68

Corn

8.8

         

71

Corn

11.8

         
 

MC A

Wheat

 

5.5

       

MC B

     

6.2

     

583 A

Wheat

       

4.5

 

583 B

Wheat

 

6.0

       

583 C

Wheat

     

2.8

   
 

569 C

Wheat

     

4.3

   
 

MC-C

Fallow

         

11.0

72

Fallow

         

15.3

225

Fallow

         

9.7

226

Fallow

         

10.3

227

Fallow

         

11.5

228

Fallow

         

11.5

473

Fallow

         

8.8

569 B

Fallow

         

8.2

 

Sum

 

20.6

11.5

6.2

7.1

4.5

86.3

Plots

 

2

2

1

2

1

8

Average

 

10.3

5.8

6.2

3.6

4.5

10.8

 

Crop - Oats - Field - N

Station - Dickinson

Year - 1954

Rotation
Number

Previous
Crop

Tillage Method

DD

FP

F

DD stubble

72

Corn

35.0

     
 

68

Wheat

 

25.0

   
 

579 B

Oats

     

24.7

 

71

Fallow

   

43.8

 
 

579 A

Fallow

   

33.1

 
 

Sum

 

35.0

25.0

76.9

24.7

Plots

 

1

1

2

2

Average

 

35.0

25.0

38.5

24.7

 

Crop - Corn - Field - N
Station - Dickinson
Year - 1954

Rotation
Number

Previous
Crop

Tillage Method

Grain

Silage

68

Oats

6.8

10600

 

71

Oats

11.5

13400

 

72

Wheat

18.8

15200

 

Sum

 

37.1

39200

Plots

 

3

3

Average

 

12.4

13067

 

Crop - Durum Wheat
Station - Dickinson
Year - 1954

Rotation
Number

Previous
Crop

Tillage Method

SP

FP

Fallow

MC-A

Durum

12.3

   
 

MC-B

Durum

 

9.2

 
 

MC-C

Durum

   

12.0

 

472

Fallow

   

12.2

 

Sum

 

12.3

9.2

24.2

Plots

 

1

1

2

Average

 

12.3

9.2

12.1

ROTATION SHEETS

ROTATION AND TILLAGE TRIALS

FIELD "N" - 1954

Project - Rotation and Tillage Trials

Rotation - 18 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

D

Crop

Cr. Wheat

Wheat SP

Wheat OW

Wheat DD

Variety

 

Pilot

Pilot

Pilot

Plowing date

 

4-23-54

   

Plowing depth

 

4-5 inches

   

Tillage before seeding

   

O.W. 4-23-54

DD 4-22-54

Seeding date

 

4-24-54

4-24-54

4-24-54

Seeding rate

 

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

Seeding, manner

 

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

Tillage after seeding

       

Harvest date

 

8-9-54

8-9-54

8-9-54

Total pounds

       

Straw, pounds

       

Grain, pounds

 

71

53

70

Yields per acre

 

11.8 bu. per acre

8.8 bu. per acre

11.7 bu. per acre

Grade

 

Test Wt. 56.0

Test Wt. 55.0

Test Wt. 56.0

Year of uniform cropping. 1954 yields should not be included in future averages from this trial.

 

Rotation - 19 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

D

Crop

Cr. Wheat

Wheat SP

Wheat OW

Wheat DD

Variety

 

Pilot

Pilot

Pilot

Plowing date

 

4-23-54

   

Plowing depth

 

4-5 inches

   

Tillage before seeding

   

O.W. 4-23-54

DD 4-22-54

Seeding date

 

4-24-54

4-24-54

4-24-54

Seeding rate

 

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

Seeding, manner

 

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

Tillage after seeding

       

Harvest date

 

8-9-54

8-9-54

8-9-54

Total pounds

       

Straw, pounds

       

Grain, pounds

 

59

44

63

Yields per acre

 

9.8 bu. per acre

7.3 bu. per acre

10.5 bu. per acre

Grade

 

Test Wt. 57.0

Test Wt. 58.0

Test Wt. 53.0

Year of uniform cropping. 1954 yields should not be included in future averages from the trial.

 

Rotation - 68 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

Crop

Corn SP Manured

Wheat DC

Oats FP

Variety

Nodak 301

Pilot

Gopher

Plowing date

5-18-54

 

9-7-53

Plowing depth

4-5 inches

 

4-5 inches

Tillage before seeding

 

DD 4-22-54

DD 4-2-54

Seeding date

5-19-54

4-24-54

4-23-54

Seeding rate

8 lb. per acre

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

Seeding manner

2 Row Planter

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

Tillage after seeding

Necessary cultivation to control weeds

   

Harvest date

9-8-54, 11-19-54

8-9-54

7-30-54

Total pounds

10,600# Silage per acre

   

Straw, pounds

     

Grain, pounds

29

53

80

Yields per acre

6.8 bu. per acre

8.8 bu. per acre

25.0 bu. per acre

Grade

No. 2

Test Wt. 51.0

Test Wt. 30.0

 

Rotation - 71 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

D

Crop

Fallow Manured

Oats F

Corn SP

Wheat DC

Variety

 

Gopher

Nodak 301

Pilot

Plowing date

   

9-18-54

 

Plowing depth

   

4-5 inches

 

Tillage before seeding

 

DF 4-23-54

 

DD 4-22-54

Seeding date

 

4-23-54

5-19-54

4-24-54

Seeding rate

 

1 bu. per acre

8 lbs. per acre

1 bu. per acre

Seeding, manner

 

DD Press Drill

2 Row Planter

DD Press Drill

Tillage after seeding

   

Necessary cultivation to control weeds

 

Harvest date

 

7-30-54

9-8-54, 11-19-54

8-9-54

Total pounds

   

13,400# silage per acre

 

Straw, pounds

       

Grain, pounds

 

140

49

71

Yields per acre

 

43.8 bu. per acre

11.5 bu. per acre

11.8 bu. per acre

Grade

 

Test Wt. 34.0

No. 2

Test Wt. 53.0

 

Rotation - 72 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

D

Crop

Fallow - Manured

Wheat F

Corn SP

Oats DC

Variety

 

Pilot

Nodak 301

Gopher

Plowing date

   

5-18-54

 

Plowing depth

   

4-5 inches

 

Tillage before seeding

 

DF 4-23-54

 

DD 4-22-54

Seeding date

 

4-24-54

5-19-54

4-23-54

Seeding rate

 

1 bu. per acre

8 lbs. per acre

1 bu. per acre

Seeding, manner

 

DD Press Drill

2 Row Planter

DD Press Drill

Tillage after seeding

   

Necessary cultivation to control weeds

 

Harvest date

 

8-9-54

9-8-54, 11-19-54

7-30-54

Total pounds

   

15,200# Silage per acre

 

Straw, pounds

       

Grain, pounds

 

92

80

112

Yields per acre

 

15.3 bu. per acre

18.8 bu. per acre

35.0 bu. per acre

Grade

 

Test Wt. 53.0

No. 2

Test wt. 33.5

 

Rotation - 224 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

Crop

Cr. Wheat

Fallow DF 5-1

Variety

   

Plowing date

   

Plowing depth

   

Tillage before seeding

   

Seeding date

   

Seeding rate

   

Seeding manner

   

Tillage after seeding

   

Harvest date

   

Total pounds

   

Straw, pounds

   

Grain, pounds

   

Yields per acre

   

Grade

   

 

Rotation - 225 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

Crop

Wheat

Fallow P 5-1

Variety

Pilot

 

Plowing date

   

Plowing depth

   

Tillage before seeding

DF 4-23-54

 

Seeding date

4-24-54

 

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

 

Seeding manner

DD Press Drill

 

Tillage after seeding

   

Harvest date

8-9-94

 

Total pounds

   

Straw, pounds

   

Grain, pounds

58

 

Yields per acre

9.7 bu. per acre

 

Grade

Test Wt, 54.0

 

 

Rotation - 226- Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

Crop

Wheat

Fallow DF 5-15

Variety

Pilot

 

Plowing date

   

Plowing depth

   

Tillage before seeding

DF 4-23-54

 

Seeding date

4-24-54

 

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

 

Seeding manner

DD Press Drill

 

Tillage after seeding

   

Harvest date

8-9-54

 

Total pounds

   

Straw, pounds

   

Grain, pounds

62

 

Yields per acre

10.3 bu. per acre

 

Grade

Test Wt. 55.5

 

 

Rotation - 227 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

Crop

Wheat

Fallow P 515

Variety

Pilot

 

Plowing date

   

Plowing depth

   

Tillage before seeding

DF 4-23-54

 

Seeding date

4-24-54

 

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

 

Seeding manner

DD Press Drill

 

Tillage after seeding

   

Harvest date

8-9-54

 

Total pounds

   

Straw, pounds

   

Grain, pounds

69

 

Yields per acre

11.5 bu. per acre

 

Grade

Test Wt. 54.0

 

 

Rotation - 228 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

Crop

Wheat

Fallow DF 6-1

Variety

Pilot

 

Plowing date

   

Plowing depth

   

Tillage before seeding

DF 4-23-54

 

Seeding date

4-24-54

 

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

 

Seeding manner

DD Press Drill

 

Tillage after seeding

   

Harvest date

8-9-54

 

Total pounds

   

Straw, pounds

   

Grain, pounds

69

 

Yields per acre

11.5 bu. per acre

 

Grade

Test Wt. 54.0

 

 

Rotation - 472

Year - 1954

 

E

F

Crop

Durum DF

Fallow

Variety

Sentry

 

Plowing date

   

Plowing depth

   

Tillage before seeding

DF 4-23-54

 

Seeding date

4-24-54

 

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

 

Seeding manner

DD Press Drill

 

Tillage after seeding

   

Harvest date

8-9-54

 

Total pounds

   

Straw, pounds

   

Grain, pounds

73

 

Yields per acre

12.2 bu. per acre

 

Grade

Test Wt. 60.0

 

 

Rotation - 473 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

E

F

Crop

Wheat DF

Fallow

Variety

Pilot

 

Plowing date

   

Plowing depth

   

Tillage before seeding

DF 4-23-54

 

Seeding date

4-24-54

 

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

 

Seeding manner

DD Press Drill

 

Tillage after seeding

   

Harvest date

8-9-54

 

Total pounds

   

Straw, pounds

   

Grain, pounds

53

 

Yields per acre

8.8 bu. per acre

 

Grade

Test Wt. 55.0

 

 

Rotation - 569 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

Crop

Fallow

Wheat F

Wheat DD

Variety

 

Pilot

Pilot

Plowing date

     

Plowing depth

     

Tillage before seeding

 

DF 4-23-54

DD 4-22-54

Seeding date

 

4-24-54

4-24-54

Seeding rate

 

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

Seeding manner

 

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

Tillage after seeding

     

Harvest date

 

8-9-54

8-9-54

Total pounds

     

Straw, pounds

     

Grain, pounds

 

49

26

Yields per acre

 

8.2 bu. per acre

4.3 bu. per acre

Grade

 

Test Wt. 54.0

Test Wt. 56.0

 

Rotation - 579 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

Crop

Oats F

Oats DD

Fallow

Variety

Gopher

Gopher

 

Plowing date

     

Plowing depth

     

Tillage before seeding

DF 4-23-54

4-22-54

 

Seeding date

4-23-54

4-23-54

 

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

 

Seeding manner

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

 

Tillage after seeding

     

Harvest date

7-30-54

7-30-54

 

Total pounds

     

Straw, pounds

     

Grain, pounds

106

79

 

Yields per acre

33.1 bu. per acre

24.7 bu. per acre

 

Grade

Test Wt. 38.0

Test Wt. 38.0

 

 

Rotation - 583 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

Crop

Wheat DD Burned

Wheat SP

Wheat DD

Variety

Pilot

Pilot

Pilot

Plowing date

 

4-23-54

 

Plowing depth

 

4-5 inches

 

Tillage before seeding

DD 4-22-54

 

DD 4-22-54

Seeding date

4-24-54

4-24-54

4-24-54

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

Seeding manner

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

Tillage after seeding

     

Harvest date

8-9-54

8-9-54

8-9-54

Total pounds

     

Straw, pounds

     

Grain, pounds

27

36

17

Yields per acre

4.5 Bu. per acre

6.0 bu. per acre

2.8 bu. per acre

Grade

Test Wt. 52.0

Test Wt. 53.0

Test Wt. 54.0

 

Rotation - 700 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

Crop

Wheat Sp

Wheat OW

Wheat DD

Variety

Pilot

Pilot

Pilot

Plowing date

4-23-54

   

Plowing depth

4-5 inches

   

Tillage before seeding

 

O.W. 4-23-54

DD 4-22-54

Seeding date

4-24-54

4-24-54

4-24-54

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

Seeding manner

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

Tillage after seeding

     

Harvest date

8-9-54

8-9-54

8-9-54

Total pounds

     

Straw, pounds

     

Grain, pounds

73

73

75

Yields per acre

12.2 bu. per acre

12.2 bu. per acre

12.5 bu. per acre

Grade

Test Wt. 56.0

Test Wt. 53.0

Test Wt. 52.0

Year of uniform cropping. 1954 yields should not be included in future averages from this trial.

 

Rotation - 710 - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

Crop

Wheat SP

Wheat OW

Wheat DD

Variety

Pilot

Pilot

Pilot

Plowing date

4-23-54

   

Plowing depth

4-5 inches

   

Tillage before seeding

 

O.W. 4-23-54

DD 4-22-54

Seeding date

4-24-54

4-24-54

4-24-54

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

Seeding manner

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

Tillage after seeding

     

Harvest date

8-9-54

8-9-54

8-9-54

Total pounds

     

Straw, pounds

     

Grain, pounds

84

63

62

Yields per acre

14.0 bu. per acre

10.5 bu. per acre

10.3 bu. per acre

Grade

Test Wt. 53.0

Test Wt. 51.0

Test Wt. 52.5

Year of uniform cropping. 1954 yields should not be included in future averages from this trial.

 

Rotation - Common Wheat - Field N

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

D

Crop

Wheat Sp

Wheat FP

Wheat F

Fallow

Variety

Pilot

Pilot

Pilot

 

Plowing date

4-23-54

9-7-53

   

Plowing depth

4-5 inches

4-5 inches

   

Tillage before seeding

 

DD 4-22-54

DF 4-23-54

 

Seeding date

4-24-54

4-24-54

4-24-54

 

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

 

Seeding, manner

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

 

Tillage after seeding

       

Harvest date

8-9-54

8-9-54

8-9-54

 

Total pounds

       

Straw, pounds

       

Grain, pounds

33

37

66

 

Yields per acre

5.5 bu. per acre

6.2 bu. per acre

11.0 bu. per acre

 

Grade

Test Wt. 53.5

Test Wt. 53.0

Test Wt. 52.0

 

 

Rotation - Durum Wheat - Field N - Continuous

Year - 1954

 

A

B

C

D

Crop

Durum SP

Durum SP

Durum F

Fallow

Variety

Sentry

Sentry

Sentry

 

Plowing date

4-23-54

9-7-53

   

Plowing depth

4-5 inches

4-5 inches

   

Tillage before seeding

 

DD 4-23-54

DF 4-23-54

 

Seeding date

4-24-54

4-24-54

4-24-54

 

Seeding rate

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

1 bu. per acre

 

Seeding, manner

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

DD Press Drill

 

Tillage after seeding

       

Harvest date

8-9-54

8-9-54

8-9-54

 

Total pounds

       

Straw, pounds

       

Grain, pounds

74

55

72

 

Yields per acre

12.3 bu. per acre

9.2 bu. per acre

12.0 bu. per acre

 

Grade

Test Wt. 61.0

Test Wt. 58.0

Test Wt. 60.0