Name: Hagie Sprayer

2012-08-03 Insecticide Application Sprayed soybeans for spider mites in LTER T1, T2, and T3 plots, and GLBRC G4 plots. Brigade insecticide, (Bifenthrin): (2 methyl[1,1'-biphenyl]-3yl)methyl 3-(2-chloro-3,3,3-trifluoro-1-propenyl)-2,2-dimethyl-cyclopropanecarboxylate, was applied at 6 oz/Acre by Ron from Battle Creek Farm Bureau, Climax office, using a Hagie self propelled sprayer. Weather conditions at the start (2:00 p.m.) were winds 5 mph WSW, 85 degrees F, mostly sunny; finish (4:30 p.m.).

2013-05-03 Fertilizer Application Applied 28% (28-0-0) nitrogen fertilizer at 17 gals/A (50.78 lbs N/A) to the switchgrass in fields L2 at Lux Arbor and M3 at the Marshall Farm. Application was completed by Ron Balowski from Battle Creek Farm Bureau using a Hagie highboy sprayer equipped with 90 ft boom. One gallon of 28% fertilizer weighs 10.67 lbs. so 50.78 lbs N/A was applied.

2013-07-12 Mechanical Weed Control Battle Creek Farm Bureau custom sprayed herbicide post emergence in GLBRC Main Site G2's, G3's and G4's all replications. All plots applied with Buccaneer5 (chemical name is (Glyphosate) which is a generic for of Round-Up) at a rate of 32 oz/A, with Cornbelt N-Tense (being used as ammonium sulfate replacement for "loaded" glyphosate herbiced) at 1qt/100 gal. Application was completed by Ron Balowski from Battle Creek Farm Bureau using a Hagie highboy sprayer equipped with 90 ft boom. Drop nozzles were used when spraying corn to get down in between the rows. Weather conditions were sunny 72 degrees F, 62 % humidity and calm NE winds. Start time of application was 9:00 a.m. and end time was 10:50 a.m.

2013-07-12 Mechanical Weed Control Battle Creek Farm Bureau custom sprayed herbicide post emergence in GLBRC Main Site soybeans in the bait crop, rep 6 corn plot (very east end), rep 6 soybeans (2 plots east of miscanthus plot), and corn behind the brown house. Everything applied with Buccaneer5 (chemical name is (Glyphosate) which is a generic for of Round-Up), with Cornbelt N-Tense (being used as ammonium sulfate replacement for "loaded" glyphosate herbiced). Rep 6 corn plot (very east plot), behind the brown house corn, and the south and east outer edges of the bait crop soybeans were sprayed with 32 oz/A of Buccaneer5 and 1qt/100 gal of Cornbelt N-Tense. Rep 6 two soybean plots and the North, East and South inside edges of the bait crop were sprayed with 60 oz/A of Buccaneer5 and 1qt/100 gal of Cornbelt N-Tense. Application was completed by Ron Balowski from Battle Creek Farm Bureau using a Hagie highboy sprayer equipped with 90 ft boom. Drop nozzles were used when spraying corn to get down in between the rows. Weather conditions were sunny 72 degrees F, 62 % humidity and calm NE winds. Start time of application was 9:00 a.m. and end time was 10:50 a.m.

2016-05-17 Fertilizer Application Applied 28% (28-0-0) nitrogen fertilizer at 17 gals/A (50.78 lbs N/A) to the switchgrass in field L2 at Lux Arbor. Application was completed by Brandon Mezo from Battle Creek Farm Bureau using a Hagie highboy sprayer equipped with 90 ft boom. One gallon of 28% fertilizer weighs 10.67 lbs. so 50.78 lbs N/A was applied.

2017-06-15 Fertilizer Application Applied 28% (28-0-0) nitrogen fertilizer at 17 gals/A (50.78 lbs N/A) and agrotain nitrogen stabilizer at (1qt/ton of 28% fertilizer) or 2.80 oz/A to the switchgrass in field L2 at Lux Arbor. Agrotain was added to help reduce volatilization due to lack of rain and high temperatures 85 +. Application was completed by Brandon Mezo from Battle Creek Farm Bureau using a Hagie highboy sprayer equipped with 90 ft boom. One gallon of 28% fertilizer weighs 10.67 lbs. so 50.78 lbs N/A was applied.

2017-06-15 Fertilizer Application Applied 28% (28-0-0) nitrogen fertilizer at 17 gals/A (50.78 lbs N/A) and agrotain nitrogen stabilizer at (1qt/ton of 28% fertilizer) or 2.80 oz/A to the switchgrass in field M3 at Marshall Farm. Agrotain was added to help reduce volatilization due to lack of rain and high temperatures 85 +. Application was completed by Brandon Mezo from Battle Creek Farm Bureau using a Hagie highboy sprayer equipped with 90 ft boom. One gallon of 28% fertilizer weighs 10.67 lbs. so 50.78 lbs N/A was applied.

2018-10-09 Herbicide Application Brandon Mezo (Commercial Applicator for Battle Creek Farm Bureau) sprayed LTER T5 Plots with Roundup Powermax and AMS. Roundup Powermax applied at 3 qts/A, Ammonium Sulfate (sprayable, CAS #7783-20-2) was applied at 17 lbs/100 gallons of carrier. Sprayed the LTER T5 plots from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Sprayed the GLBRC G8 plots from 3:30 - 4:00 p.m. Weather conditions at 2:55 p.m. partly sunny, 84 degrees F, humidity 57.7%, Dew Point 63 degrees F, with 6-10 mph south winds.

2022-07-25 Fungicide Application BAU VT Fungicide 20 gallons of water used for carrier.

2022-07-25 Fungicide Application ASP corn VT fungicide 20 gallons of water used for carrier.

2022-07-27 Fungicide Application VT corn fungicide 20 GPA of water for carrier

2022-07-27 Fungicide Application VT corn fungicide 20 GPA of water for carrier

2022-07-27 Fungicide Application VT corn fungicide 20 GPA of water for carrier