Name: John Deere 6155M Tractor

2018-06-26 Planting Planted cover crop of 35 lbs/acre sorghum sudan, 25 lbs per acre soybeans and a small amount of oats / triticale in GLBRC trap crop area, G3, G4, three plots of rep 6 and half of plots along 40th St.

2019-11-04 Mowing Ryan Anthony flail mowed corn stover in G1 main plots: Reps 1, 5, 4, 2, & 3. Corn stover was mowed into windrows so that they could be bailed. The 6 rows (15 ft) in the west micro-plots of each rep were not mowed. Equipment Used: JD 7420a tractor and Loftness 15 ft Draper Windrower Shredder. Howard Straub III (from the KBS Dairy Center) baled the corn stover on November 4, 2019. Equipment Used: JD 6155M tractor and NH 7060 Cropcutter round baler.

2019-12-05 Harvest Mowed and baled corn stover at Lux Arbor corn field (L1).

2022-05-10 Planting No till Planted soybeans with grain drill in 7.5" rows in LTAR and FSC fields. Seeds were planted 1" deep.

2022-05-11 Planting Planted soybeans with grain drill in 7.5" rows, 1" deep

2022-05-11 Planting No till planted soybeans in FSC fields in 7.5" rows, 1" deep. Planted into green cover crops.

2021-10-20 Planting Planted wheat in FSC fields, including equipment research trial for Dennis Pennington in 27-1-3.

2021-11-08 Planting Planted wheat in A2 and the south 1/3 of 27-1-3. Planted 1" deep.

2021-11-23 Mowing Flail mow corn stalks.

2021-11-24 Mowing Flail mow corn stalks.

2021-12-02 Mowing Flail mow corn stalks.

2022-03-10 Fertilizer Application Wheat top dress with steam bar nozzles. 28F-34F wind out of the west at 5 mph.

2021-04-10 Herbicide Application Sprayed volunteer wheat that was getting to big to soil finish. 45F-60F wind 5-10 out of the SE.

2021-04-22 Fertilizer Application Corn dry fertilizer spread with Newton Crouch pull behind.

2017-05-02 Planting Planted Corn using variable rate seeds per acre based on historic yield maps. Included starter fertilizer 2 inches below the soil and 2 inches beside the seed.

2019-04-25 Herbicide Application Applied burndown herbicide to M1 field. Sunny and 60 degrees, 0-5 mph winds from southwest. 15 gallons water per acre used as carrier

2019-05-06 Planting Planted corn in M1 field using variable rate seeding based on historic yield maps. Seeds ranged from 21K-29K per acre. Included starter fertilizer applied 2 inches beside row and 2 inches below surface. Planted 35 acres on east side of field but rain prevented finishing.

2019-05-18 Planting Planted 7 acres on west side of field to finish after getting rained out first planting. Also planted two "tillage" plots on east side of field that got tilled after the initial planting.

2019-06-17 Herbicide Application Applied post emerge herbicide to M1 field to control weeds

2019-06-19 Fertilizer Application Applied sidedress fertilizer using drop tubes from sprayer.

2020-04-16 Fertilizer Application Applied dry fertilizer to field using rental fertilizer spreader

2020-06-12 Herbicide Application Post emerge herbicide application to control weeds.

2020-06-19 Fertilizer Application Applied sidedress fertilizer using drop tubes from liquid sprayer. Included 6 ounces per acre of Nitrain Express Nitrogen stabilizer.

2018-05-07 Planting Planted corn using variable rate seeding based on historic yield maps. Seeding ranged from 18K-28K seeds per acre. Included starter fertilizer 2x2.

2019-04-22 Herbicide Application Applied burndown herbicide to L1 field to control weeds.

2019-05-11 Planting Planted corn no-till using variable rate seeding, ranging from 18K-28K seeds per acre. Included starter fertilizer 2x2.

2019-06-19 Fertilizer Application Applied sidedress fertilizer with drop tubes from sprayer.

2019-06-25 Herbicide Application Applied post emerge herbicide to control weeds.

2020-06-19 Fertilizer Application Applied sidedress fertilizer for L1 corn field using drop tubes from sprayer. Included Nitrain Express at 5 oz/A as a stabilizer.

2022-11-30 Fertilizer Application Manure application from lot #1. Composite sample pulled and sent to A&L laboratories. Target rate is 7 tons (wet) pre acre and to spread the balance in the spring according to P&K values in the manure.

2022-12-05 Fertilizer Application Manure application from Dry Cow Barn. Composite sample pulled and sent to A&L laboratories. Target rate is 7 tons (wet) pre acre and to spread the balance in the spring according to P&K values in the manure.

2021-04-02 Soil Preparation -High calcium lime application -1200 lbs flat rate was spread with a rented CHS lime spreader per soil test recommendations -Lime was sourced from Cheney Lime in Bellevue.

2021-06-01 Herbicide Application Post emergent corn herbicide applied broadcast to v4 corn. With Deere 6155m and 90 foot fast sprayer with xr11004 nozzles on 20 inch spacing. Weather conditions- 74.9 F, 4.5 MPH out of the SW, and 32.9% humidity. Degree Xtra rate was reduced by 8 oz / acre due to high temp. 15 gallons per acre of finished solution was the spray rate.

2021-06-02 Herbicide Application Post emergent corn herbicide applied broadcast to v4 corn. With Deere 6155m and 90 foot fast sprayer with xr11004 nozzles on 20 inch spacing. Weather conditions- 74.9 F, 8.5 MPH out of the SE, and 48.9% humidity. Degree Xtra rate was reduced by 8 oz / acre due to high temp. 15 gallons per acre of finished solution was the spray rate.

2021-06-02 Herbicide Application Post emergent corn herbicide applied broadcast to v4 corn. With Deere 6155m and 90 foot fast sprayer with xr11004 nozzles on 20 inch spacing. Weather conditions- 75.4 F, 8.5 MPH out of the SE, and 42.5% humidity. Degree Xtra rate was reduced by 8 oz / acre due to high temp. 15 gallons per acre of finished solution was the spray rate.

2021-06-03 Herbicide Application Post emergent corn herbicide applied broadcast to v4 corn. With Deere 6155m and 90 foot fast sprayer with xr11004 nozzles on 20 inch spacing. Weather conditions- 71.2 F, 4 MPH out of the W, and 62% humidity. Degree Xtra rate was reduced by 8 oz / acre due to high temp. 15 gallons per acre of finished solution was the spray rate. Cleaned sprayer out with 3x rinse to spray pre emergent on forage sorghum.

2021-06-03 Herbicide Application Pre emergent sorghum herbicide applied broadcast to soil. With Deere 6155m and 90 foot fast sprayer with xr11004 nozzles on 20 inch spacing. Weather conditions- 74.9 F, 4.5 MPH out of the SW, and 32.9% humidity. 15 gallons per acre of finished solution was the spray rate. " Dual 2 mag was pulled out of tank mix because regular dual was sent down by mistake. I was concerned not having a corn safener would be a problem for the sorghum. Major grass weed escapes happened on field 5 in future make sure we have dual 2 mag on hand for sorghum spraying."3x rinsed sprayer to switch over to side dressing corn

2023-03-20 Planting Frost seeded Mix of: -4lbs of Mammoth Red Clover -4lbs of Medium Red Clover -4lbs of Balansa Clover

2023-03-28 Fertilizer Application Applied UAN 28% with fast sprayer and Deere 6155m. Used Chafer stream bars with #1 orfice. Soil was soft under 1/2" of frost temp was 28 F with a NW 2 mph wind. 15 GPA of UAN was the applied rate.

2023-03-28 Fertilizer Application Applied UAN 28% with fast sprayer and Deere 6155m. Used Chafer stream bars with #1 orfice. Soil was soft under 1/2" of frost temp was 28 F with a NW 2 mph wind. 27-2-3 rate was 35 gallons per acre, 27-3-1 rate was 20 gallons per acre (credit from 5000 gallons/acre of dairy manure spread on 1/15/23) 27-3-2 rate was 32 gallons per acre.

2023-03-24 Fertilizer Application Brocast VRT urea and AMS fertilizer blend (50% each) on triticale with the Salford Grasshopper. Spreader was pattern tested with a 50-foot spread width. Field 5 headlands were used to get spreader empty plan to come back and spread corn starter on rest of the field.

2023-03-30 Fertilizer Application Spread 300 lbs per acre of 22.3-0-20-8s fertilizer blend on LTAR asp forage. Used the Salford spreader and Deere 6155m.

2022-04-28 Fertilizer Application Applied liquid fertilizer to the crops in the LTAR ACSE Aspirational System. Used sprayer with streamer bars to apply to soil surface.

2023-04-15 Herbicide Application Sprayed Canola with Beyond to manage weeds. REI on Beyond is 4 hours, canola was at growth stage 3.

2023-04-14 Fertilizer Application UAN app on commercial wheat. 15 gal of 28% and 10 gal of water was the rate.

2023-04-10 Soil Preparation Bau Corn Dry fertilizer application. 100 lbs for urea with .22 lbs of nitrain express, 100 lbs of AMS, 140 lbs of MES10, 75 lbs of potash, .69 lbs of Borosol 10, and .22 lbs of of Titan XC per acre for a rate of 416.13 per acre. Fertilizer was field cultivated in on the same day with sunflower soil finisher.

2023-04-10 Fertilizer Application ASP soy fertilizer blend application. 100 lbs of AMS and 100 lbs of potash per acre for a rate of 200 lbs per acre. Used rental spreader because Nutrien tender trucks were not able to deliver bulk fertilizer.

2023-04-10 Fertilizer Application ASP wheat and canola dry fertilizer blend application. 100 lbs of AMS and 100 lbs of Potash, total rate of 200 lbs per acre.

2023-04-10 Fertilizer Application ASP corn fertilizer application. 50 lbs of urea and 50 lbs of ams per acre for a rate of 100 lbs per acre. used rental spreader because Nutrien tenders were not able to deliver bulk fertilizer.

2023-04-12 Planting Planted BAU soybeans (asgrow 26xf1 with dana-start seed treatment). Beans were drilled on 7.5" spacing 1.5" deep at a rate of 152,475 seeds per acre notch 13 on the drill.

2023-04-13 Planting Planted BAU soybeans (asgrow 26xf1 with dana-start seed treatment). Beans were drilled on 7.5" spacing 1.5" deep at a rate of 152,475 seeds per acre notch 13 on the drill.

2023-04-20 Herbicide Application Sprayed PGR on commercial wheat.

2023-04-19 Fertilizer Application Applied UAN and ATS to triticale and barley with fast sprayer.

2023-04-11 Soil Preparation Spread BAU corn dry fertilizer blend urea was treated with nitrain express at 2qt per ton. Plot was chisel plowed after the fertilizer was spread.

2023-04-11 Fertilizer Application Spread BAU soybean fertilizer with salford. Ran short on the east 4 acres of field 93, had more of the same blend delivered and spread 4 days later.

2023-04-27 Fertilizer Application VRT streambar nitrogen application of LTAR wheat. Tank mix was .497% uan/ats solution .497% water and .006% borasol 10. The UAN/ATS solution analysis is 26.7-0-0-2.6S with weight of 10.7 lbs per gallon.

2023-04-27 Fertilizer Application Canola nitrogen application with fast sprayer. Tank mix was .497% uan/ats solution .497% water and .006% borasol 10. The UAN/ATS solution analysis is 26.7-0-0-2.6S with weight of 10.7 lbs per gallon

2023-04-27 Fertilizer Application Nitrogen application on KBS commercial wheat.

2023-04-27 Fertilizer Application Barley nitrogen application. 12 acres on LA 61 and 9 acres on Kokx North.

2023-05-19 Planting Planted 10" row spacing plots with Monosem Planter

2023-05-19 Planting Started planting field ASP1F1 with soybeans using Monosem 10" row new precision planter. Planted north headlands and east portion of field (about 10 acres) before rain. had some trouble on north headlands with getting enough down pressure to get seed planted as deep as desired.

2023-07-14 Planting planted cover crop in ASP2 plots after wheat harvest. Planted seed mixture with no till drill about 3/4 inch deep. Reps 1 and 2 needed to be covered twice because the first pass with the drill the meters weren't turning consistently, so after a fix and replant, there may be some spots that were double planted in those two reps.

2023-07-17 Planting Plant T3 of sorghum planting date trial. Spray and fertilize T1-3.

2023-07-20 Planting Plant KF Sugar Pro 55SS, Prime Millet, and Sunn Hemp blend at 24 lbs. per acre. Fertilize with 15 gallons 28% UAN per acre and spray with Liberty 280 SL.

2023-10-11 Planting Plant wheat in Plots and start planting Field 1. Seeding depth was 3/4".

2023-10-12 Planting Plant four 30' strips of wheat with Monosem with 5" row spacing alternating with 30' drilled. The rest of the fields was drilled. In F2 the first strip in 30' north of the prairie strip. In F1 the strips are south of the pond lab ponds.

2023-10-24 Planting Drill Sunburst wheat in south 60' of D1 and west half of 85. Rest of field had been broadcast with ISF 780 wheat. Ran out of seed on west edge of 85.

2023-05-08 Herbicide Application Pre-emergent herbicide application.

2023-06-09 Herbicide Application Corn post application.

2023-06-09 Fertilizer Application Corn side dress application.

2023-12-08 Soil Preparation Chisel plow corn and soybean plots to a depth of 8-9 inches. A counterclockwise land pattern was used.

2023-11-03 Fertilizer Application Wheat starter app ( 250lbs of 13.7-12.8-24-6.1 dry fertilizer)

2023-09-13 Fertilizer Application Canola and wheat starter app (250lbs of 13.7-12.8-24-6.1 dry fertilizer)

2023-09-20 Planting Wheat row spacing and planter plot seeding on the north side of field 4-1. South sied of the filed was planted on sep 15th with ISF 780 at 1.1 mil with 11 gal of 10-34-0 for starter. The plot had dry starter applied on sep 15th

2023-11-16 Fertilizer Application VRT Hi-cal lime app 79-2. 98663lbs 97. 37236lbs 79-1. 55977lbs 93. 42628lbs 89-1. 23508lbs 71. 20329lbs 52. 37774lbs 68. 30417lbs 80. 12121lbs

2023-12-16 Fertilizer Application Hi-cal lime app

2024-04-10 Herbicide Application Canola herbicide app

2024-04-08 Herbicide Application Wheat herbicide app

2024-04-09 Herbicide Application wheat herbicide app

2024-04-10 Fertilizer Application canola fertilizer application with chafer stream bars. 15 gallons of 28% and 5 gallons of water was the applied rate.

2024-04-16 Soil Preparation Chisel plowed fields and areas in the FSC. In 27-2-4, only chisel plowed the old lane that used to be between 27-1-3 and 27-2-4. Field B1 only chisel plowed the southern 1/4 of the field.

2024-04-26 Planting Planted soybeans with Monosem planter for planting methods study. Planted 90 feet on south end of A1 in FSC, and south end of B1 in FSC. Used various rates and row spacings for project protocol