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The Pinney Purdue Agricultural Center is located near Wanatah in Porter and LaPorte Counties (Jon D. Leuck, superintendent). The study seeded in 1999 is on a Sebawa loam soil on a 0-2% slope, formed in loamy glacial outwash. The 1997 seeded study is on a Tracy sandy loam on a 0-2% slope and was irrigated when needed.

The Pinney Purdue Agricultural Center is located near Wanatah in Porter and LaPorte Counties (Jon D. Leuck, superintendent). Studies seeded in 1994 and 1995 are on a Sebawa loam soil on a 0-2% slope, formed in loamy glacial outwash. The 1997 seeded study is on a Tracy sandy loam on a 0-2% slope and was irrigated when needed.

Year Trial Planted Wanatah
Pinney PAC
1999 99-01
1998  
1997 97-99
1996  
1995 95-98
1994 94-97
1993 93-96

Normal average daily temperature and deviation from normal.

Wanatah
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Normal 22.6 26.7 36.6 49.2 59.7 68.8 72.5 70.8 64.4 53.9 40.4 28.7
1995 -1.6 -0.7 3.4 -4.2 -2.7 2.2 1.5 6.2 -2.3 -0.3 -6.4 -3.7
1996 -0.2 0.1 -4.9 -4.3 -3.4 -0.2 -3.5 -0.1 -1.3 -1.5 -7.4 -0.7
1997 -5.6 1.3 0.4 -8.2 -7.8 -0.8 -1.5 -4.8 -3.4 -2.9 -5.4 1.3
1998 5.4 9.3 0.4 -0.2 5.3 0.2 -1.5 0.2 1.6 -0.9 0.6 15.3
1999 -0.7 7.1 -2.7 1.5 4.0 1.9 3.5 3.3 -1.8 -2.0 2.7 1.6
2000 1.1 6.5 7.3 -1.9 2.9 -0.5 -2.8 -0.5 -1.5 1.0 -2.9 -12.7
2001 -2.4 -1.1 1.6 -5.2 -1.9 1.8 0.3 -3.1 1.6 -0.2 -8.7

 

Total monthly precipitation (inches) for Wantah, IN

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