1. It doesnt describe how beans actually grow. For example the beans grew at night and didnt use
any other factors and still had a large yield.
2. Solar radiation, Nitrogen input, and Precipitation.
3. Maize 2.2-2.4
2013 V6: 6/16/13
2015 V6: 6/16/15
V6 is in an important stage in corn growth and development because the growing point is above ground.
You would use this information in case you need to consider replanting and for other ma
Pros and Cons of Early vs. Late Planting for Corn
Longer growing season
Cost to replant
Not protected by
A) I recommend planting between April 20th and May 5th because the ground will be at least 55
degrees by then and also you dont have to worry about a killing frost. Also the highest yield
potential can be reached by planting by this date.
B) I would also
Learning Module 3: Infrared Thermometer
Submit this electronically through Blackboard.
1. How does an infrared thermometer measure the temperature of an object or surface
without touching that object or surface?
The infrared thermometer measures the radia
April 8, 2014
Agronomy 212-Assignment 10
The area chosen for my web soil survey was a piece of land approximately 50 acres that lies right
along highway 151 south in Dubuque County
IA. This piece of land is owned by my family
and is rented
April 3, 2014
Agronomy 212- Assignment 10
Northern Corn Rootworm
a.) ID: Northern corn rootworms adults are a dark green
color with a shade of black around the back. Their eggs
are oval shaped and are a yellowish color. Larvae are
February 27, 2014
1.) Listen to Clays podcast.
2.) Clay discusses soil conservation in many topics. He tells us the farmers who use aggressive tilling,
dont pay more on rent. He also tells us that some farmers dont have enough
February 20, 2014
Agronomy Assignment 5
2.) Calculating bushels per acre for Soybean Yields for Nevada County
2396kgha.2396(.0149) = 35.70bpa
2203kgha.2203(.0149) = 32.82bp
March 27, 2014
Agronomy 212- Assignment 8
1.) Tom doesnt like the story Jack and the Beanstalk because from an agronomy point of
view the beans were just thrown on the ground in no tillage, with no nitrogen, no
irrigation, and they were gr
March 6, 2014
Agronomy 212 Assignment 7
1.) Listen to second half of podcast.
2.) Soil redistribution- Clay does strongly advocate that farmers should try and redistribute their soil
to different areas of need in the field. Some of the pro
February 13, 2014
Agronomy 212-Assignment 4
Kip Culler is a farmer out of Stark City Missouri who set the new world record (again) for highest
soybean yield at 160.6 bushels an acre in 2010. This is the second time that Culler h
More favorable soil
pollination will be
Plant is around under
Higher solar radiation
Get seed in groun
3.) 2011 Prediction for when V6 will take place: 06/24/2011
2012 Prediction for when V
Wheat Production Quantity
Wheat Area Harvested