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Field 8 History
 

DELTA CONSERVATION DEMONSTRATION CENTER

FIELD 8

FIELD ACRES:  43.1               SOIL TYPE: SHARKEY                  

HISTORY

  • 2001: Land leveled; Irrigation Well Installed; Excessive weed pressure.

  • 2002: Soybeans

  • 2003: Rice

  • 2004: Soybeans

  • 2005: Rice

  • 2006: Soybeans

  • 2007: Rice

  • 2008: Soybeans

  • 2009: Rice

  • 2010: Soybeans

  • 2011: Rice

  • 2012: Soybeans

2013:  Soybeans

COMMENTS

2002-2004: No-Till rice-soybean rotation.

2005-2007: Conventional rice-soybean rotation.  Flat planted with drill and used side inlet irrigation in 05.

2008-2012:  Limited tillage rice-soybean rotation.  Limited tillage included field cultivator, disk harrow, land plan, pipe drag.

Conservation plan for the field is side inlet irrigation, irrigation water mgt., water usage in a conventional system.

Conservation Demonstrated: (1) side inlet irrigation; (2) crop residue; (3) comparison of water usage in a conventional system vs. no-till system; (4) slotted board riser pipe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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