Agronomy and Horticulture Department



Buffalo Grass Field Data Part 2: Editing and Graphing Data

Date of this Version

Spring 2022

Document Type



Plant and Soil Sciences eLibrary (PASSeL) Lesson


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Build on your skills and learning from Buffalo Grass Experiment Lesson part 1, as we continue to gain experimental skills using buffalo grass plots. Learn how to analyze data by deciphering between good and bad data and knowing when to take out outlying data. Also learn how to manage data by creating a mean and a line graph to make data easier to interpret. Objectives

  • Analyze data to determine which information is authentic and which is a result from error.
  • Identify the importance of combing through data and the impact that it can have on the result.
  • Learn about means and how they are used to manage data.
  • Create a line graph that conveys result of the correct data collected