Closing Wheel Study - Cover Crops

2021 Ohio Corn Closing Wheel Study - Cover Crops

  • Ohio

The purpose of this study is to evaluate different closing wheels when planting into a cover crop.

 

2021 RESULTS

OBSERVATION

The cereal rye was shoulder height at planting, and we did experience wrapping with all closing wheels that had spikes or knuckles.

STUDY INFORMATION

Planted 5/20/2021 | Harvested 9/28/2021 | Population 34,000 Seeds/A. | Row Width 30 in. | Previous Crop Soybeans | Tillage Fall: No-Till, Spring: No-Till | Herbicides Pre: 1 qt. Atrazine, 5.6 oz. Corvus®, 44 oz. Roundup PowerMAX®, 1 qt. Simazine | Insecticides Escalate® | Starter 20 gal. 28-0-0 2x2x2 | Total Nitrogen 190 units as UAN | Brand 4905VR | Soil Type Kokomo (Silty Clay Loam) | Soil Test Values pH 7.2, O.M. % 4.2, CEC 15.9 | Percent Base Saturation Ca 66.1, Mg 31.7, K 2.2, H 0 | Parts Per Million P 36, K 135, S 5, Zn 2.9, Mn 41, B 0.9

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