Field 16 Valtatie 1

Basic information about the field

Area: 3,40 ha + 0,69 ha (Valtatie 2)
Soil type: Humus rich sandy loam

Field is in two parts, separated by field road. A piece of forest on the north edge makes the cultivation harder, because the edges are uneven. Soil type is stiff, which affects the crop choices. Precise about the correct cultivation times.

Crop rotation

2022 Oat, Matty
2021 Fava bean, Kontu
2020 Silage grass

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Cultivation procedures

Oat, Matty
19.5.2022 Plate harrow
20.5.2022 Harrowing
21.5.2022 Harrowing
22.5.2022 Sowing: Oat, Matty 230 kg/ha, English rye-grass+clover 11 kg/ha
12.6.2022 Fertilizer, slurry cow manure 24 tn/ha
25.9.2022 Threshing, yield 3000 kg/ha
6.10.2022 Plowing


Yield map 2022

Cultivation procedures

Fava bean, Kontu
19.3.2021 Liming 4 tn/ha
16.5.2021 Harrowing twice, goosefoot harrow
16.5.2021 Sowing: fava bean, Kontu 315 kg/ha
8.8.2021 Threshing, yield 587 kg/ha
18.9.2021 Fertilizer, slurry cow manure 15 tn/ha
24.9.2021 Plowing

Cultivation procedures

Silage grass
4.5.2020 Fertilizer, slurry cow manure + Ecolan Agra 3-0-0 vinasse 15 tn/ha
12.6.2020 Mowing
13.6.2020 Swathing
13.6.2020 Harvesting silage
30.7.2020 Mowing
31.7.2020 Baling
15.9.2020 Harvesting silage, yield 554 kg dm/ha
2.10.2020 Spreading dry cow manure, smaller block
2.10.2020 Plowing, smaller block
7.10.2020 Plowing, bigger block


220620 grass growth in image

Fertility analysis 2.5.2018:

Field 16

Vocabulary for reading fertility analysis:

Numero= number
Peruslohkotunnus= basic field id-number
Nimi= name
Maalaji= soil type
Multavuus= type of humus
Johtoluku= electrical conductivity
Kationinvaihtokapasiteetti= cation exchange capacity
Kalkitustarve= need for liming
Suositeltava kalkituslaji= recommended lime type
Hehkutushäviö= annealing loss
NIR skannaus= NIR scanning
Yksikkö= unit
Tonni= ton
Vapaavalintainen= free choice

2019 Silage grass
2018 Oat, Matty
2017 Pea, Rocket
2016 Barley, Elmeri
2015 Fava bean, Kontu
2014 Cumin, Record
2013 Cumin, Record
2012 Cumin, Record
2011 Spring wheat, Anniina
2010 Canola, Cordelia