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Field 1 History

DELTA CONSERVATION DEMONSTRATION CENTER

FIELD 1

FIELD ACRES:   38.2                   SOIL TYPE:  Bruin and Commerce

 

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HISTORY

  • 2001: Land leveled; excessive weed pressure; installed irrigation well; due to lack of moisture, field was not planted.

  • 2002: Corn

  • 2003: Cotton

  • 2004: Double crop Wheat followed by Soybeans

  • 2005: Corn

  • 2006: Double crop Wheat followed by Soybeans

  • 2008: Corn

  • 2009: Soybeans

  • 2010: Corn

  • 2011:  Soybeans

  • 2012: Corn

 
2013: Soybeans

 

COMMENTS

No-till furrow- irrigated and has 38 rows.

2002-2010: No Tillage

2011:  limited tillage - middle buster

2012:  limited tillage middle buster, paratilled, bedded and rolled. 

Conservation Plan for field is crop residue; filter strips; and irrigation water mgt.

Conservation demonstrated : (1) Filter strip used to keep soil out of drainage ditch

(2)Reduction of maintenance cost of drainage ditch (3) Reduces chemical & sediment runoff (4) Crop residue increases organic matter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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