Agronomic Field Log and Activity Reports — GLBRC Biofuel Cropping System Experiment
Log of the agronomic activities on the GLBRC sites. See here for an interactive version
This datatable is part of the GLBRC Experiment dataset.
Baseline and general data for the GLBRC Experiments.
|obs date||Date of the Observation|
|comment||The observation or operation that was perfomed|
|GLBRC Biofuel Cropping System Experiment: Agronomic Protocol|
|GLBRC Marginal Land Experiment: Agronomic Protocol|
|2023-08-31||KBS||Herbicide application to GLBRC G2 (reps 3, 2, 5, 4, 1), Bait Crop area (soybean), and brown house field, LTER CE Study soybeans CE2 (112, 210, 312, 402), and unplanted area of the Lysimeter field. RoundUp PowerMax 3 at 38.5 oz per acre and Ammonium Sulfate at 3.4 lbs per acre were applied post-emergence to control grass weeds. Rate of spray was 20gal/acre on JD rate controller. REI is 4 hours, safe re-entry on Thursday 8/31/23 at 8:00 PM Weather at 10:50 am: Temperature: 63.1°F Wind Direction: East Wind Velocity (3m average): 4.31 mph Relative Humidity: 61.2% Weather at 4:00 pm: Temperature: 73.6°F Wind Direction: East Wind Velocity (3m average): 2.43 mph Relative Humidity: 30.8%|
|2023-07-26||KBS||Used handheld sprayer to kill trees in G9. Used mixture of 3.2 ounce per gallon water. sprayed to get wet without runoff. sprayed on all trees. mostly rep 1. Just a few that were missed, and new shoots from roots.|
|2023-07-21||KBS||Sprayed Liquid Fence Deer and Rabbit Repellent around perimeters of GLBRC G1 plots (1, 3, 5, 2, and 4), GLBRC Bait Crop, LTER T8nt plots, and LTER T1R1 (excluding REX area). Product has no REI. Application done to reduce deer damage as corn tassels.|
|2023-07-18||KBS||Spray weeds in soybeans.|
|2023-07-12||KBS||Cultivate corn and soybeans. Each pass was done in both directions.|