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ROTATION SHEETS
ROTATION AND TILLAGE EXPERIMENTS
FIELD "N" - 1955

PROJECT - Rotation & Tillage Trials

Rotation - 18 Field N Year - 1955
  A B C D
Crop Crested Wheatgrass Wheat OW Wheat DD Wheat SP
Variety   Lee Lee Lee
Plowing date       4-14
Plowing depth       4-5 inches
Tillage before seeding   OW 4-13 DD 4-13  
Seeding date   4-14 4-14 4-14
Seeding rate   1 bpa 1 bpa 1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill DD press drill DD press drill
Tillage after seeding        
Harvest date   7-29 7-29 7-29
Total pounds        
Straw, pounds        
Grain, pounds        
Yields per acre   15.2 bpa 12.5 bpa 20.2 bpa
Grade   62.0 lbs/bu 62.0 lbs/bu 61.0 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - 19 Field N Year - 1955
  A B C D
Crop Crested Wheatgrass Wheat OW Wheat DD Wheat SP
Variety   Lee Lee Lee
Plowing date       4-14
Plowing depth       4-5 inches
Tillage before seeding   OW 4-13 DD 4-13  
Seeding date   4-14 4-14 4-14
Seeding rate   1 bpa 1 bpa 1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill DD press drill DD press drill
Tillage after seeding        
Harvest date   7-29 7-29 7-29
Total pounds        
Straw, pounds        
Grain, pounds        
Yield per acre   11.3 bpa 8.8 bpa 18.0 bpa
Grade   62.0 lbs/bu 61.5 lbs/bu 61.0 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - 68 Field N Year - 1955
  A B C
Crop Wheat DC Oats FP Corn SP Manured
Variety Lee Palomino N.Dak. 301
Plowing date   9-20-54 5-16
Plowing depth   4-5 inches 4-5 inches
Tillage before seeding DD 4-13 DD 4-13  
Seeding date 4-14 4-15 5-17
Seeding rate 1 bpa 6 pecks per acre 8 lbs per acre
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill 2 horse planter
Tillage after seeding     necessary cultivation to control weeds
Harvest date 7-29 7-26 9-6, 10-21
Total pounds     6320 lbs. silage
Straw, pounds      
Grain, pounds      
Yields per acre 19.0 bpa 62.2 bpa 18.6 bpa
Grade 59.0 lbs/bu 37.0 lbs/bu Good

 

Rotation - 71 Field N Year - 1955
- A B C D
Crop Oats F Corn SP Wheat DC Fallow Manured
Variety Palomino N.Dak. 301 Lee -
Plowing date - 5-16 - -
Plowing depth - 4-5 inches - -
Tillage before seeding DF 4-13 - DD 4-13 -
Seeding date 4-15 5-17 4-14 -
Seeding rate 6 pecks per acre 8 lbs per acre 1 bpa -
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 horse planter DD press drill -
Tillage after seeding - necessary cultivation to control weeds - -
Harvest date 7-26 9-6, 10-21 7-29 -
Total pounds - 5480 lbs silage - -
Straw, pounds - - - -
Grain, pounds - - - -
Yields per acre 71.3 bpa 29.3 bpa 17.0 bpa -
Grade 37.0 lbs/bu Good 59.0 lbs/bu -

 

Rotation - 72 Field N Year - 1955
  A B C D
Crop Wheat F Corn SP Oats DC Fallow Manured
Variety Lee N.Dak. 301 Palomino  
Plowing date   5-16    
Plowing depth   4-5 inches    
Tillage before seeding DF 4-13   DD 4-13  
Seeding date 4-14 5-17 4-15  
Seeding rate 1 bpa 8 lbs per acre 6 pecks per acre  
Seeding manner DD press drill 2 horse planter DD press drill  
Tillage after seeding   necessary cultivation to control weeds    
Harvest date 7-29 9-6, 10-21 7-26  
Total pounds   6800 lbs silage    
Straw, pounds        
Grain, pounds        
Yields per acre 35.8 bpa 30.0 bpa 38.4 bpa  
Grade 56.5 lbs/bu Good 37.0 lbs/bu  

 

Rotation - 224 Field N Year - 1955
  A B
Crop Crested Wheatgrass Wheat F
Variety Standard Lee
Plowing date    
Plowing depth    
Tillage before seeding   DF 4-13
Seeding date   4-14
Seeding rate   1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding    
Harvest date   7-29
Total pounds    
Straw, pounds    
Grain, pounds    
Yields per acre   15.8 bpa
Grade   55.0 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - 225 Field N Year - 1955
- A 13B
Crop Fallow P 5-1 Wheat
Variety - Lee
Plowing date - -
Plowing depth - -
Tillage before seeding - DF 4-13
Seeding date -- 4-14
Seeding rate - 1 bpa
Seeding manner - DD press drill
Tillage after seeding - -
Harvest date - 7-29
Total pounds - -
Straw, pounds - -
Grain, pounds - -
Yields per acre - 22.3 bpa
Grade - 53.0 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - 226 Field N Year - 1955
  A B
Crop Fallow DF 5-15 Wheat F
Variety   Lee
Plowing date    
Plowing depth    
Tillage before seeding   DF 4-13
Seeding date   4-14
Seeding rate   1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding    
Harvest date   7-29
Total pounds    
Straw, pounds    
Grain, pounds    
Yields per acre   19.8 bpa
Grade   54.0 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - 227 Field N Year - 1955
  A B
Crop Fallow P 5-15 Wheat F
Variety   Lee
Plowing date    
Plowing depth    
Tillage before seeding   DF 4-13
Seeding date   4-14
Seeding rate   1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding    
Harvest date   7-29
Total pounds    
Straw, pounds    
Grain, pounds    
Yields per acre   24.2 bpa
Grade   53.5 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - 228 Field N Year - 1955
  A B
Crop Fallow DF 6-1 Wheat F
Variety   Lee
Plowing date    
Plowing depth    
Tillage before seeding   DF 4-13
Seeding date   4-14
Seeding rate   1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding    
Harvest date   7-29
Total pounds    
Straw, pounds    
Grain, pounds    
Yields per acre   18.0 bpa
Grade   51.5 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - 472 Field N Year - 1955
  E F
Crop DF Fallow Durum F
Variety   Sentry
Plowing date    
Plowing depth    
Tillage before seeding   DF 4-13
Seeding date   4-14
Seeding rate   1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding    
Harvest date   7-29
Total pounds    
Straw, pounds    
Grain, pounds    
Yields per acre   20.0 bpa
Grade   63.0 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - 473 Field N Year - 1955
  E' F'
Crop DF Fallow Wheat F
Variety   Lee
Plowing date    
Plowing depth    
Tillage before seeding   DF 4-13
Seeding date   4-14
Seeding rate   1 bpa
Seeding manner   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding    
Harvest date   7-29
Total pounds    
Straw, pounds    
Grain, pounds    
Yields per acre   24.7 bpa
Grade   55.5 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - 569 Field N Year - 1955
  A B C
Crop Wheat F Wheat DD Fallow
Variety Lee Lee  
Plowing date      
Plowing depth      
Tillage before seeding DF 4-13 DD 4-13  
Seeding date 4-14 4-14  
Seeding rate 1 bpa 1 bpa  
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill  
Tillage after seeding      
Harvest date 7-29 7-29  
Total pounds      
Straw, pounds      
Grain, pounds      
Yields per acre 25.5 bpa 9.8 bpa  
Grade 57.0 lbs/bu. 57.0 lbs/bu.  

 

Rotation - 579 Field N Year - 1955
  A B C
Crop Oats DD Fallow Oats F
Variety Palomino   Palomino
Plowing date      
Plowing depth      
Tillage before seeding DD 4-13   DF 4-13
Seeding date 4-15   4-15
Seeding rate 6 pecks per acre   6 pecks per acre
Seeding manner DD press drill   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding      
Harvest date 7-29   7-29
Total pounds      
Straw, pounds      
Grain, pounds      
Yields per acre 30.6 bpa   56.9 bpa
Grade 39.0 lbs/bu   37.0 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - 583 Field N Year - 1955
  A B C
Crop Wheat SP Wheat DD Wheat DD Burned
Variety Lee Lee Lee
Plowing date 4-14    
Plowing depth 4-5 inches    
Tillage before seeding   DD 4-13 DD 4-13
Seeding date 4-14 4-14 4-14
Seeding rate 1 bpa 1 bpa 1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill DD press drill
Tillage after seeding      
Harvest date 7-29 7-29 7-29
Total pounds      
Straw, pounds      
Grain, pounds      
Yields per acre 13.8 bpa 10.3 bpa 15.5 bpa
Grade 60.0 lbs/bu. 60.0 lbs/bu. 60.0 lbs/bu.

 

Rotation - 700 Field N Year - 1955
  A B C
Crop Wheat OW Wheat DD Wheat SP
Variety Lee Lee Lee
Plowing date      
Plowing depth     4-5 inches
Tillage before seeding OW 4-13 DD 4-13  
Seeding date 4-14 4-14 4-14
Seeding rate 1 bpa 1 bpa 1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill DD press drill
Tillage after seeding      
Harvest date 7-29 7-29 7-29
Total pounds      
Straw, pounds      
Grain, pounds      
Yields per acre 18.3 bpa 18.5 bpa 26.8 bpa
Grade 60.5 lbs/bu. 60.0 lbs/bu 60.0 lbs/bu.

 

Rotation - 710 Field N Year - 1955
  A B C
Crop Wheat OW Wheat DD Wheat SP
Variety Lee Lee Lee
Plowing date     4-14
Plowing depth     4-5 inches
Tillage before seeding OW 4-13 DD 4-13  
Seeding date 4-14 4-14 4-14
Seeding rate 1 bpa 1 bpa 1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill DD press drill
Tillage after seeding      
Harvest date 7-29 7-29 7-29
Total pounds      
Straw, pounds      
Grain, pounds      
Yields per acre 25.5 bpa 18.2 bpa 22.8 bpa
Grade 58.5 lbs/bu. 56.0 lbs/bu. 59.0 lbs/bu.

 

Rotation - Continuous Common Wheat - Field N Year - 1955
  A B C D
Crop Wheat SP Wheat FP Fallow Wheat F
Variety Lee Lee   Lee
Plowing date 4-14 9-20-54    
Plowing depth 4-5 inches 4-5 inches    
Tillage before seeding   DD 4-13   DF 4-13
Seeding date 4-14 4-14   4-14
Seeding rate 1 bpa 1 bpa   1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding        
Harvest date 7-29 7-29   7-29
Total pounds        
Straw, pounds        
Grain, pounds        
Yields per acre 17.0 bpa 17.5 bpa   23.7 bpa
Grade 59.0 lbs/bu 58.0 lbs/bu   59.0 lbs/bu

 

Rotation - Continuous Durum Wheat - Field N Year - 1955
  A B C D
Crop Durum Sp Durum FP Fallow Durum F
Variety Sentry Sentry   Sentry
Plowing date 4-14 9-20-54    
Plowing depth 4-5 inches 4-5 inches    
Tillage before seeding   DD 4-13   DF 4-13
Seeding date 4-14 4-14   4-14
Seeding rate 1 bpa 1 bpa   1 bpa
Seeding manner DD press drill DD press drill   DD press drill
Tillage after seeding        
Harvest date 7-29 7-29   7-29
Total pounds        
Straw, pounds        
Grain, pounds        
Yields per acre 15.5 bpa 18.5 bpa   18.0 bpa
Grade 61.0 lbs/bu 62.0 lbs/bu   60.00 lbs/bu

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