Name: New Holland 1038 Stackliner (Bale Stacker)

2005-08-25 Harvest Mick baled the alfalfa from the main site treatment 6, all replications. Mick baled with the JD 2155 tractor and NH baler, square bales. Matt picked up the bales with the JD 6400 tractor and NH bale stacker. The moisture on the alfalfa was 14% in rep 6 and 15% in rep 1.

2013-08-21 Harvest Baled alfalfa in all reps of T6. Jim Bronson baled the alfalfa (small square bales). Matt Pixley picked of the bales.

2006-07-14 Harvest Mowed the alfalfa in T6 plots. July 17, 2006 the alfalfa in T6 plots were raked, baled and removed from the field.

2006-08-15 Harvest Mowed the alfalfa in T6 plots on August 15, 2006. August 18, 2006 the alfalfa in T6 plots were raked, baled and removed from the field.

2007-07-20 Harvest Baled T6, all reps. Baled into small square bales. I think Jim S. used the JD 2155 tractor and NH 1469 baler to bale the plots today. Jim B. picked up all the square bales from the plots today.

2007-08-31 Harvest Raked T6 plots again today, yes we raked on August 30 and 31, 2007. Raked T6 plots, all reps, reps: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. On August 31, 2007 we doubled all the windrows up again (two windrow into one bigger windrow). So over the last two days we put four windrows into one windrow. Mick baled T6, all reps, reps: 5, 4, 3, 6, 1, and 2. Baled into small square bales. Jim B. picked up all the bales from T6 plots, all reps.

2001-07-30 Harvest Baled wheat straw. Baled all reps of T1 and T2. I think we also baled T3 and T4 plots. We did not stop baling T3 and T4 wheat straw until 2004 or 2007.

2004-07-09 Harvest Mowed T6 plots in the LTER. Look below for specific dates for harvest activities. July 8, 2004 mowed T6 reps: 2, 1, and 3; July 9, 2004 mowed T6 reps: 4, 5, and 6. Finished mowing the plots by 12:20 p.m. July 11, 2004 raked alfalfa in T6, all reps, reps: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. July 11, 2004 Jim tried to bale the alfalfa from T6 plots however the alfalfa was not dry enough to bale. July 12, 2004 tedded the alfalfa in T6 plots. Joe S. tedded the alfalfa in T6 reps 1 and 2. Gale Kellam tedded T6 reps: 3, 4, 5, and 6. Tedded alfalfa with the JD 5400 tractor and tedder. July 12, 2004 Scott K. raked all the alfalfa in the T6 plots. Scott raked with the Dairy's small loader tractor and double rakes. July 12, 2004 Jim B tried to bale but the alfalfa was to wet to keep baling. Jim baled with the JD 2155 tractor and NH baler. July 13, 2004 Matt P. raked T6 reps 6 and 5 with the Dairy's single rake. Jim B. raked T6 reps 3, 4, 2, and 1 with the JD 6400 tractor and double rakes. July13, 2004 Jim B. baled all reps of T6 with the NH small square baler. July 13, 2004 Matt P. picked up all the square bales.

2004-07-14 Harvest Baled T1 and T2 plots were baled between July 14-15, 2004. Look below for specific dates of plots baled. July 14, 2004 we baled T1 reps: 1 and 5; T2 reps: 2, 3, and 5. July 15, 2004 we baled T1 reps: 5 (finished T1R5); T2 reps: 3 and 5 (finished T2R3 and T2R5). All other T1 and T2 plots were baled on July 13, 2007. I do not have the baling dates for the rest of plots. I think most of the bales were picked up and removed from the field between July 14-15, 2004. This was the first year we did not bale the straw from T3 andT4. The straw from T3 and T4 was chopped back onto the plots at harvest.

2007-06-11 Harvest Raked and baled hay from T6 plots. Bob and Gale raked all reps of T6 plots. Bob raked T6 reps: 5 and 6 with the JD 5400 and single rake. Gale raked T6 reps: 1, 2, 3, and 4 with the JD 6420 and double rake. Mick square baled T6 reps: 5, 4, 2, and 1. Greg round baled T6 reps: 6 and 3. Matt picked up the bales not sure if was today or another day this week. Matt would have used the front loader on the tractor and hay wagons to move the round bales.

2014-08-10 Harvest Baled alfalfa in T6 plots, all reps.