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2012 Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour Results: South Dakota

August 20, 2012
By: Julianne Johnston, Pro Farmer Digital Managing Editor

 

Following are final Pro Farmer Midwest Crop Tour results from South Dakota:

 

Pro Farmer Crop Tour Data -- S.D. Corn
2012 District
Ear Count in 60 ft of Row
Grain Length
(inches)
Kernel Rows Around
Row Spacing
(inches)
Yield
(per bu.)
Samples
SD5
9.00
3.75
15.30
30.00
8.61
1
SD6
62.06
5.57
14.87
29.41
103.23
17
SD9
47.48
3.95
12.46
30.81
58.45
27
S Dak. Average
52.13
4.56
13.44
30.27
74.26
45
3-year avg. by district
Ear Count in 60 ft of Row
Grain Length
(inches)
Kernel Rows Around
Row Spacing
(inches)
Yield
(per bu.)
Samples
SD 5
68.17
7.48
16.21
28.33
162.31
1
SD 6
85.31
6.51
15.53
30.13
149.55
15
SD 9
81.49
6.75
15.65
30.68
140.91
29
SD Average
82.37
6.67
15.60
30.44
143.88
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Pro Farmer Crop Tour Data -- S.D. Beans
2012 District
Pod Count in
3 feet
Soil Moisture
Growth Stage
Row Spacing
(inches)
Pod Count in
3 X 3 Square
Samples
SD5
408.60
1.00
5.00
30.00
490.32
1
SD6
521.00
2.88
5.00
28.88
675.28
16
SD9
353.47
2.04
5.08
24.68
527.27
25
S Dak. Average
420.99
2.35
5.05
26.47
584.93
42
3-year avg. by district
Pod Count in
3 feet
Soil Moisture
Growth Stage
Row Spacing
(inches)
Pod Count in
3 X 3 Square
Samples
SD 5
731.53
4.00
4.83
28.50
911.91
1
SD 6
773.39
4.20
4.50
24.70
1117.87
15
SD 9
793.11
3.95
4.50
26.42
1128.06
29
SD Average
781.50
4.02
4.51
25.86
1116.87
45

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