rdf1:Code
rdf1:Computation
rdf1:Counting
rdf1:Duration
rdf1:Estimation
rdf1:Measurement
rdf1:Method
rdf1:Nominal
rdf1:Numerical
rdf1:Ordinal
rdf1:Scale
rdf1:Text
rdf1:Time
rdf1:Variable
skos:Concept
Sorghum trait
rdf1:ROOT
Sorghum trait
Flag leaf weight
Weight of the flag leaf.
FlgLfW
Flag leaf weight
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Total leaf weight without flag leaf weight.
LFWT1
Rest of leaves weight
Rest of leaves weight
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LfDMYld
The leaf biomass expressed in dry matter basis that was harvested per unit area.
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Leaf biomass dry matter basis yield
Leaf biomass dry matter basis yield
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Grain dry matter basis yield
The weight of grain expressed in dry matter basis that was harvested per unit area.
Grain dry matter basis yield
GDMYld
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Grain number per panicle
Grain number per panicle
GNoPcle
Number of grains per panicle.
Panicle partitioning
PcleHI
Proportion of harvested panicle weight over whole above ground biomass weight.
Panicle harvest index
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Panicle harvest index
PcleNo
Panicle number
Number of panicles.
Panicle number
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Panicle weight without grain
Panicle weight without grain
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PCleWWoG
Weight of the panicle without grain.
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Stover nitrogen digestibility
Stover Nitrogen digestibility value.
Stover nitrogen digestibility
StoND
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Grain harvest index
Proportion of harvested grain weight over whole above ground biomass weight.
HI
Grain harvest index
Biomass partitioning
Whole above ground biomass
Whole above ground biomass dry matter basis yield
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The whole above ground biomass expressed in dry matter basis that was harvested per unit area.
Whole above ground biomass dry matter basis yield
Stem biomass yield at harvest
The stem biomass expressed fresh (field) basis that was harvested per unit area.
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StmHvYld
Stem biomass yield at harvest
The content of sodium ion content measured in the stems.
Stem sodium content
StmNa
Stem sodium content
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The content of potassium ion measured in the stems.
Stem potassium content
StmK
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Stem potassium content
Flowering time.
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Flo
Flowering time
Flowering time
Leaf to stem weight ratio
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The ratio of leaves weight over stem weight.
LfStmWRatio
Leaf to stem weight ratio
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StoOMD
Stover organic matter digestibility
Stover organic matter digestibility
Organic matter digestibility value derived from chemical analysis of dried and ground stover, usually using Near Infrared Reflectance Spectrophotometry (NIRS).
Harvest time
Hvst
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Harvest time
Harvest time.
Stover metabolised energy
StoEng
Metabolised energy value derived from chemical analysis of dried and ground stover.
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Stover metabolised energy
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StmNdlTNo
Stem nodal tiller number
Number of nodal tillers arising from the upper nodes in sorghum stem.
Stem nodal tiller number
Plant basal tiller number
Number of basal tillers.
PBTNo
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Plant basal tiller number
Panicle width
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Width of the panicle.
Panicle width
PcleWid
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GSCoat
Grain subcoat presence
Grain subcoat presence
Presence or absence of a seed subcoat.
GCol
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Grain color
Grain color
Color of the grain.
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GSz
The size of the grain.
Grain size
Grain size
GLstr
Grain lustre.
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Grain lustre
Grain lustre
Panicle exertion
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Panicle exertion
Length of peduncle emerged from the flag leaf sheath.
PcleEx
Panicle compactness and shape
Panicle compactness and shape
Compactness and shape of the panicle.
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PcleCpt
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Leaf color
Leaf color.
Leaf color
LfCol
Pigmentation of the leaf-vein.
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LfVCol
Leaf vein color
Leaf vein color
Leaf midrib color.
Leaf midrib color
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Leaf midrib color
LfMRCol
Sorghum downy mildew incidence
Sorghum downy mildew incidence
SDMInc
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Sorghum downy mildew incidence on sorghum plants. Caused by Peronospora sp.
RustInc
Incidence of rust on sorghum plants. Causative agent: Puccinia purpurea.
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Sorghum rust incidence
Sorghum rust incidence
Damage caused by insects on plants.
Insect damage
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Insect damage
InsDmg
Shoot fly (Atherigona soccata) incidence on sorghum plants.
Sorghum shoot fly incidence
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SSFlyInc
Sorghum shoot fly incidence
SBorerInc
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Sorghum stem borer incidence
Stem borer (Chilo partellus) incidence on sorghum plants.
Sorghum stem borer incidence
Grain number per panicle - Computation
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Grain number per panicle - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
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grain/panicle
grain/panicle
Grain weight per panicle
Grain weight per panicle
The weight of grains per panicle.
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GWPcle
Grain weight per panicle - Computation
Grain weight per panicle - Computation
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Calculate using the formula.
g/panicle
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g/panicle
PcleHvYld
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The weight of panicles expressed fresh (field) basis that was harvested per unit area.
Panicle yield at harvest
Panicle yield at harvest
Panicle Yield at harvest - Measurement
Panicle Yield at harvest - Measurement
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Record panicle weight after harvest.
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g/plot
g/plot
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Grain weight
The weight of grain per sample (single, 100, 200, 1000).
Grain weight
GW
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Thousand Grain Weight - Measurement
Thousand Grain Weight - Measurement
Count and weigh 1000 grains.
g
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g
Stover Biomass dry matter basis yield
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StoDMYld
Stover Biomass dry matter basis yield
The stover biomass yield expressed as a quantity of dry matter harvested per unit area.
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Stover biomass dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
Stover biomass dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
Mat
Maturity time
Maturity time.
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Maturity time
Maturity date - Estimation
Record maturity date, observed as onset of black spot on the bottom of the grain panicle.
Maturity date - Estimation
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Julian day
Julian day
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PH
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Plant height
Length of the main stalk from the base of the stalk to the tip of the panicle.
Plant height
Measure plant height, usually recorded in several plants 15 to 20 days after the end of flowering.
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Plant height - Measurement
Plant height - Measurement
cm
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cm
Proportion of grain surface covered by glumes
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Grain covering
Grain covering
GCov
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Grain covering - Estimation
Visual observation of covering of grain by glumes.
Grain covering - Estimation
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GCov Score (1-5)
GCov Score (1-5)
1= Grain surface completely covered
4= 75% Grain Surface Covered
5= Grain Surface completely not Covered
2= 25% Grain Surface Covered
3= 50% Grain Surface Covered
Length of the panicle.
Panicle length
Panicle length
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PcleLng
Measure length of the panicle from the first primary branch to the top.
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Panicle length - Measurement
Panicle length - Measurement
GlmCol
Color of the glumes.
Glume color
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Glume color
Glume color - Estimation
Glume color - Estimation
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Observe glumes color.
GlmCol Score (1-4)
GlmCol Score (1-4)
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1= Yellow
4= Mix
2= Red
3= Black
Panicle threshability
PcleThrs
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The threshability of the panicle, either difficult to thresh, freely threshable or partly threshable.
Panicle threshability
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Panicle threshability - Estimation
Panicle threshability - Estimation
At the time of threshing, visually estimate the percentage of grains and glumes adhering to assign a score corresponding.
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PcleThrs Score (1-9)
PcleThrs Score (1-9)
1= Very difficult, less than 50% of grains threshed
4=NA
5 =intermediate 80 to 84% of grain threshed
2=NA
3= Difficult, 60 to 69% of grain threshed
8=NA
9= Excellent 99 to 100% of grain threshed
6=NA
7= Good, 90 to 94% of grain threshed
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GMoldSev
Grain mold severity caused by agents Aspergillus spp and/or Penicillium spp.
Grain mold severity
Grain mold severity
Grain mold severity - Estimation
Grain mold severity - Estimation
Record severity as extent of grain surface covered with mold, usually observed when majority of grains in the middle part of panicle have matured. Molded grain show pink, orange, gray, white or black discoloration depending on the fungus involved.
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GMoldInc Score (1-9)
GMoldInc Score (1-9)
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1= < 1 % of grains surface molded (Highly Resistant, HR)
4= 11-20% of grains surface molded (Moderately Resistant, MR)
5= 21-30% of grains surface molded, (Moderately Susceptible, MS)
2= 1-5% of grains surface molded, (Resistant, R)
3= 6-10% of grains surface molded, (Resistant, R)
8= 51-75 % of grains surface molded, (Highly Susceptible, HS)
9= 76-100% of grains surface molded, (Highly Susceptible, HS)
6= 31-40% of grains surface molded, (Susceptible, S)
7= 41-50% of grains surface molded, (Susceptible, S)
Grain anthracnose severity on grain caused by Colletotrichum graminicola.
Grain anthracnose severity
GAnthrSev
Grain anthracnose severity
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Record disease severity at maturity on a sample of 5 panicles or more.
Grain anthracnose severity - Estimation
Grain anthracnose severity - Estimation
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GAnthrSev Score (1-5)
GAnthrSev Score (1-5)
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1= 0 % of grains damaged on a panicle, (Highly Resistant, HR)
4= 26-50% of grains damaged on a panicle, (Susceptible, S)
5= > 50% of grains damaged on a panicle (Highly Susceptible, HS)
2= 1-10% of grains damaged on a panicle (Resistant, R)
3= 11- 25% of grains damaged on a panicle ( Moderately Resistant, MR)
Foliar anthracnose severity
FAnthrSev
Foliar anthracnose severity
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Foliar anthracnose severity on Sorghum, disease caused by Colletotrichum graminicola.
Foliar anthracnose severity - Estimation
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Foliar anthracnose severity - Estimation
Record disease severity at the soft-dough stage on the top four leaves that contribute most to grain development or on all plant.
FAnthrSev Score (1-9)
FAnthrSev Score (1-9)
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1= 0 to < 1 % leaf area with mild yellow flecks, HR
4= 11-20% leaf area covered with small necrotic lesions, MR
5= 21-30% area covered with small necrotic coalescing lesions, MR
2= 1-5% leaf area covered with hypersensitive small lesions, R
3= 6-10% leaf area covered with hypersensitive small lesions, R
8= 51-75 % leaf area covered with large coalescing necrotic lesions, HS
9= 76-100% leaf area covered with large coalescing necrotic lesions, HS
6= 31-40% area covered with large coalescing necrotic lesions, S
7= 41-50% leaf area covered with large coalescing necrotic lesions, S
AgApp
Plant type desirability.
Plant agronomic appreciation
Plant agronomic appreciation
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Plant agronomic appreciation - Estimation
Observation of the morphology of the variety to give an agronomic score.
Plant agronomic appreciation - Estimation
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AgApp Score (1-5)
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AgApp Score (1-5)
1= Very poor
4=Good
5= Very Good
2= Poor
3= Acceptable
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Record date when 50% of plants in a plot reach the flowering stage.
Flowering date - Estimation
Flowering date - Estimation
Heading time.
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Hd
Heading time
Heading time
Record the date when 50% of plants show panicle emerged from boot.
Heading date - Estimation
Heading date - Estimation
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Sowing time.
Sowing time
Sowing time
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Sow
Sowing date - Measurement
Sowing date - Measurement
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Record the date of sowing.
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Farmer choice of the variety.
Variety farmer preference
Variety farmer preference
FP
Variety farmer preference - Estimation
Variety farmer preference - Estimation
The farmer observes the different plots and assigns a preference score using a scale predefined.
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FP Score (1-3)
FP Score (1-3)
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1= Variety to reject
2= Need to Test Again
3= Very interesting Variety, Want to Test
Grain desirability
GD
Grain desirability
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Grain desirability of the variety.
Record desirable grain appearance, size (if it matters), presence and absence of mold and testa of the grain.
Grain desirability - Estimation
Grain desirability - Estimation
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GD Score (1-5)
GD Score (1-5)
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1 = Bad
4 = Good
5 = Very Good
2 = Some Problems
3 = Acceptable
The weight of grain expressed fresh (field) basis that was harvested per unit area.
GHvYld
Grain yield at harvest
Grain yield at harvest
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Grain yield at harvest - Measurement
Record grain weight after harvest.
Grain yield at harvest - Measurement
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Plant vigor
Plant vigor
Plant vigor
PVIG
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PVig
Adult plant vigor assessment.
Plant vigor - Estimation
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Plant vigor - Estimation
Comparative visual observation of the biomass of plants (length, width, number of leaves).
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Vigor Score (1-5)
Vigor Score (1-5)
1= Very low vigor
4= Good vigor
5= Excellent vigor
2= Low Vigor
3= Acceptable vigor
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Stem internodes length
The length of the internodes of the stem.
InterNodLng
Stem internodes length
Use formula to compute stem internodes length.
Stem internodes length - Computation
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Stem internodes length - Computation
StmJW
Weight of sorghum stem juice.
Stem juice weight
Stem juice weight
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Weight of the total amount of juice collected after pressing sorghum stems.
Stem juice weight - Measurement
Stem juice weight - Measurement
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Cytoplasmic male sterility
An assessment of male sterility on the panicle.
CMS
Cytoplasm system
Cytoplasmic male sterility
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Cytoplasmic male sterility - Estimation
Field observation of panicles for the presence of infertility by observing the shape of the anthers.
Cytoplasmic male sterility - Estimation
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CMS Score (1-3)
CMS Score (1-3)
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1= Milo
2= Texas
3= Maldandi
Variety maturity appreciation
MatApp
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Variety maturity appreciation
Appreciation of maturity time of the variety by comparing to local check variety.
Variety maturity appreciation - Estimation
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Comparing the flowering date of the test varieties against a local variety check by considering a 'normal season'.
Variety maturity appreciation - Estimation
MatApp Score (1-5)
MatApp Score (1-5)
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1= Very Early for the zone
4= Late for the Zone
5= Very Late for the Zone
2= Early for the zone
3= Good for the Zone
Striga maximum vigor
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StrigaMaxVig
Striga maximum vigor
Assessment of the Striga mean vigor.
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Maximum Striga vigor - Estimation
Rate the maximum vigor (biomass) of Striga plants in the plot.
Maximum Striga vigor - Estimation
Strigavigor Score (0-9)
Strigavigor Score (0-9)
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0= No Striga
9= Striga plants number is > 40, and number of branches per striga plant is >10
3= Striga plants number is between 6-20, and number of branches per striga plant is ? 1
4= Striga plants number is between 21-30, and number of branches per striga plant is ? 5
1= Striga plants number ? 5, and no branches
2= Striga plants number is between 6-20, and no branches
7= Striga plants number is between 31-40, and number of branches per striga plant is > 10
8= Striga plants number is > 40, and number of branches per striga plant is ? 10
5= Striga plants number is between 21-30, and number of branches per striga plant is > 5
6= Striga plants number is between 31-40, and number of branches per striga plant is ? 10
Striga mean vigor
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StrigaMeanVig
Assessment of the Striga maximum vigor.
Striga mean vigor
Rate the mean vigor (biomass) of Striga plants in the plot.
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Mean Striga vigor - Estimation
Mean Striga vigor - Estimation
Midge incidence
Midge incidence as grain abortion on the panicles.
MidgeInc
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Midge incidence
Grain incidence
Midge incidence - Estimation
Midge incidence - Estimation
Observe and record incidence/damage caused by midges.
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MidgeInc Score (1-5)
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MidgeInc Score (1-5)
1= No damaged Panicle
4= 26-40% of grains on the panicles damaged
5= More 40% of grains on the panicles damaged
2= 1-10% of grains on the panicles damaged
3= 11-25% of grains on the panicles damaged
Number of empty or missing panicles, mainly due biotic or abiotic stresses, as heat, frost, bird or midge damage.
Empty panicle number
Empty panicle number
EPcleNo
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Visually asset losses of grain in harvested panicles, damage usually caused by birds, insects, midges, breakages, etc.
Empty panicle number - Counting
Empty panicle number - Counting
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panicle/plot
panicle/plot
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Number of harvested hills
Number of harvested hills
NHH
Number of harvested hills in the plot.
Harvested Hills - Counting
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Harvested Hills - Counting
Count the number of planting holes harvested effectively.
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hill
hill
Panicle harvested number
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Panicle harvested number
Number of effectively harvested panicles.
PcleHNo
Panicle harvested number - Counting
Panicle harvested number - Counting
Count the number of panicles in the plot actually harvested.
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Panicle off type number
Panicle off-type number.
Off type number
Panicle off type number
PcleOTNo
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Count the number of off-types panicles.
Panicle off type number - Counting
Panicle off type number - Counting
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Number of seedling hills
Number of hills with plants at seedling stage.
Number of seedling hills
NSH
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Number of Hills at Seedling - Counting
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Number of Hills at Seedling - Counting
Count the number of planting holes with plants 5-10 days after emergence.
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Seedling number
Seedling number
Seedling number after thinning.
SdlgNo
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Seedling number - Counting
Seedling number - Counting
Count the total number of plants in the plot after thinning.
plant/plot
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plant/plot
Panicle selected number
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Number of selected panicles selected in breeding nursery.
Panicle selected number
NSPcle
Panicle selected number - Counting
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Panicle selected number - Counting
Count selected panicles per progeny.
panicle
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panicle
StrigaNo
Striga plant number
Striga plant number
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Striga plant number.
Striga plant Number - Counting
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Count Striga plant number in the plot or area, usually performed at maturity of sorghum or on regular intervals during the vegetative stages of sorghum.
Striga plant Number - Counting
Panicle desirability
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PcleDsirblty
Panicle desirability
Desirability of the panicle shape.
Panicle desirability - Estimation
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Observe shape, density and grain amount per panicle before harvest or on harvested panicles and record desirability.
Panicle desirability - Estimation
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PcleDsirblty Score (1-5)
PcleDsirblty Score (1-5)
1= Bad
4= Good
5= Very Good
2= Some problems
3= Acceptable
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Panicle density
PcleDen
Panicle density
Panicle density.
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Observe panicle length, distance between branches and the number of spikelets with grain and record panicle density.
Panicle density - Estimation
Panicle density - Estimation
PcleDen Score (1-5)
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PcleDen Score (1-5)
1= Very loose panicle
4= Dense panicle
5= Very dense panicle
2= Loose panicle
3= Intermediate panicle
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SdlgVig
Seedling vigor assessment.
Seedling vigor
Seedling vigor
Comparative visual observation of plant biomass (length, width, number of leaves) 15 days after sowing.
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Seedling vigor - Estimation
Seedling vigor - Estimation
StrigaInc
Striga incidence
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Striga incidence on Sorghum plants.
Striga incidence
Observe and record striga incidence on sorghum plants.
Striga Incidence - Estimation
Striga Incidence - Estimation
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StrigaInc Score (1-5)
StrigaInc Score (1-5)
1= No damaged plants
4= 26-40% damaged plants
5= More than 40% of plants damaged
2= 1-10% damaged plants
3= 11-25% damaged plants
Stem juice sugar content
StmJSC
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Stem juice sugar content
Sugar content in sorghum stem juice.
Using refractometer (or hydrometer) to determine the Brix.
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Stem juice sugar content Brix method - Measurement
Stem juice sugar content Brix method - Measurement
%
%
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Grain yield
GYld
Grain yield
The amount (weight) of grain that was harvested per unit area.
Estimate the yield of the variety, after the harvest of panicles spread on the ground, usually scored by the farmer.
Grain yield score - Estimation
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Grain yield score - Estimation
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General Score (1-5)
General Score (1-5)
1 = Very low
4 = Good
5= Very good
2 = Low
3= Acceptable
StmJQ
Juice volume extracted from stem.
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Stem juice volume
Stem juice volume
Juice quantity
Stem juice volume - Measurement
Stem juice volume - Measurement
Measuring the volume of juice collected after pressing sorghum stem.
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ml
ml
Color of endosperm.
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Endosperm color
EndoCol
Endosperm color
In a sample, cut grains lengthwise and observe the color of the endosperm.
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Endosperm color - Estimation
Endosperm color - Estimation
EndoCol Score (1-2)
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EndoCol Score (1-2)
2= Yellow
1= White
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Visual observation of grain color.
Grain color - Estimation
Grain color - Estimation
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GCol Score (1-6)
GCol Score (1-6)
1= White
4= Brown
5= Buff
2= Yellow
3= Red
6= Other
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Grain decortication yield
Grain decortication yield
Proportion of remaining grain after decortication.
GDecYld
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Grain decortication yield - Computation
Calculate the ratio of the weight of a sample of grain after decortication using a Tangential Abrasive Dehulling Device (TADD) to the weight of the sample of grain before decortication.
Grain decortication yield - Computation
Plant anthocyanin presence
Plant anthocyanin presence
Antho
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Presence of anthocyanin in the plant.
Plant anthocyanin presence - Estimation
Plant anthocyanin presence - Estimation
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Visual observation of plants for presence of anthocyanin.
Antho Score (0-2)
Antho Score (0-2)
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0= Tan
1= Mixed
2= Anthocyanin
Sooty stripe disease presence
SootStr
Sooty stripe disease presence
Sooty Stripe (Ramulispora sorghi) disease symptoms presence/absence.
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Sooty stripe disease presence - Estimation
Observe and record the presence/absence of sooty stripe disease symptoms.
Sooty stripe disease presence - Estimation
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SootStr Score (0-1)
SootStr Score (0-1)
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1= Presence of disease symptoms
0= No symptoms
Helminth
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Helmenthosoriose disease symptoms presence/absence.
Helminthosporiose disease presence
Helminthosporiose disease presence
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Observe and record the presence/absence of Helminthosporiose symptoms.
Helminthosporiose disease presence - Estimation
Helminthosporiose disease presence - Estimation
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Helminth Score (0-1)
Helminth Score (0-1)
1= Presence of disease symptoms
0= No symptoms
Grain density
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Grain density
Grain specific weight
Density of the grain.
GDen
Grain density - Measurement
Measure the weight of a volume of grains.
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Grain density - Measurement
kg/hl
kg/hl
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Glume awnedness
GlmAwn
Presence of an awn on the glumes.
Glume awnedness
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Glume awnedness - Estimation
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Observe presence of awn on glumes.
Glume awnedness - Estimation
GlmAwn Score (0-2)
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GlmAwn Score (0-2)
0= Not aristed
1= Mix of aristed and not aristed plants
2= Aristed
Grain dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
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Grain dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
kg/ha
kg/ha
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Stem biomass Yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
Stem biomass Yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
Number of elongated internodes on the main stem.
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Stem elongated internodes number
Stem elongated internodes number
InterNodNo
Stem elongated internodes number - Counting
Stem elongated internodes number - Counting
Count of the number of elongated internodes at maturity on the main stem.
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internode
internode
Variety photoperiod sensitivity coefficient
Coefficient of sensitivity to photoperiod of the variety.
Variety photoperiod sensitivity coefficient
Kp
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Calculated from flowering data at two different sowing dates as: ([DFLF1]-[DFLF2])/([Sowing2]-[Sowing1]) where DFLF1= date of flag leaf appearance for sowing date 1, DFLF2= date of flag leaf appearance for sowing date 2
Photoperiod sensitivity coefficient - Computation
Photoperiod sensitivity coefficient - Computation
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rdf1:
index
index
Green leaves number
Green leaves number
rdf1:
GLNo
Number of green leaves.
Count of number of green leaves.
Green leaves number - Counting
Green leaves number - Counting
rdf1:
leaf/plant
leaf/plant
rdf1:
Grain amylose content
GAmy
Grain amylose content
Amylose content of whole grain.
rdf1:
Whole grain is ground and 10mg of flour is used for measurement by Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) of the enthalpy change of the formation of complexes between amylose and phospholipid observed during cooling.
rdf1:
Grain amylose content by DSC - Measurement
Grain amylose content by DSC - Measurement
Grain lipid content
GLip
Grain lipid content
Lipid content of the whole grain.
rdf1:
Lipid content Soxhlet - Measurement
Lipid content Soxhlet - Measurement
rdf1:
Soxhlet ether extraction from 5 g of flour.
Grain protein content
Protein content of whole grain.
GProt
Grain protein content
rdf1:
Protein content Kjeldahl - Measurement
rdf1:
Protein content Kjeldahl - Measurement
Mineralization of 1g of flour and titration of nitration content.
TÃƒÂ´ color
To color
Color of TO porridge prepared from the sorghum grain.
rdf1:
To color
ToCol
TO color - Estimation
TO color - Estimation
Visual assessment of color of a TO sample prepared from sorghum flour after decortication.
rdf1:
ToCol Score (1-5)
ToCol Score (1-5)
rdf1:
1= Very good color
4= Bad color
5= Very bad color
2= Good color
3= Acceptable color
To consistency
Consistency of TO porridge prepared from the sorghum grain.
To consistency
ToCons
TÃƒÂ´ consistency
rdf1:
TO consistency - Estimation
Manual assessment of consistency on a TO sample prepared from sorghum flour after decortication.
TO consistency - Estimation
rdf1:
rdf1:
ToCons Score (1-5)
ToCons Score (1-5)
1= Very thick
4= Sticky
5= Very sticky
2= Thick
3= Soft
rdf1:
Proportion of vitreous endosperm.
EndoT
Endosperm texture
Endosperm texture
rdf1:
Visual assessment of vitreous endosperm on a grain section.
Endosperm texture - Estimation
Endosperm texture - Estimation
EndoT Score (1-5)
EndoT Score (1-5)
rdf1:
1= 100% Vitreous
4= 25% Vitreous, 75% Floury
5= 100% Floury
2= 75% Vitreous, 25% Floury
3= 50% Vitreous, 50% Floury
Roundness of the grain.
Grain roundness
Grain roundness
GRnd
rdf1:
Grain roundness - Measurement
Grain roundness - Measurement
Roundness of grain estimated by image analysis. Roundness of the grain is defined as the ratio of the Minor Axis length to Major Axis length deduced from an ellipse fitted to the shape of the grain.
rdf1:
Number
Number
rdf1:
PerThk
Pericarp thickness
Pericarp thickness
Thickness of sorghum grain pericarp
rdf1:
Pericarp thickness - Estimation
Pericarp thickness - Estimation
The thickness of pericarp is visually estimated.
rdf1:
PerThk Score (0-2)
PerThk Score (0-2)
rdf1:
0= Thick pericarp
1= Thin pericarp
2= Mix
Panicle dry matter basis yield
PcleDMYld
The panicle yield expressed as a quantity of dry matter harvested per unit area.
Panicle dry matter basis yield
rdf1:
rdf1:
Calculate using the formula.
Panicle dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
Panicle dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
rdf1:
Peduncle length
Peduncle length
PedLng
Length of the peduncle to panicle base.
Measure length of the peduncle to the first primary branch of panicle.
Peduncle length - Measurement
Peduncle length - Measurement
rdf1:
TTFL
Flag leaf ligulation time or flag leaf emergence.
Flag leaf ligulation time
flag leaf emergence
rdf1:
Flag leaf ligulation time
Compute number of days required from sowing to ligulation of the flag leaf.
Days to flag leaf ligulation - Computation
Days to flag leaf ligulation - Computation
rdf1:
day
day
rdf1:
GHrd
rdf1:
Whole grain hardness.
Grain hardness
Grain hardness
rdf1:
Twenty grams of grain is milled in a Falling Number KT 30 mill and sifted for 1 min through a 250-Âµm sieve using an air jet sifter (Alpine 200LS). PSI is determined as the proportion of milled grain passing through the sieve.
Grain hardness PSI - Measurement
Grain hardness PSI - Measurement
Flag leaf ligulation - date estimation
Flag leaf ligulation - date estimation
Record date when 50% of the plants in a plot reached fag leaf ligulation stage.
rdf1:
rdf1:
LodgInc
Plant lodging incidence
Plant lodging incidence.
Plant lodging incidence
Plant lodging incidence - Estimation
rdf1:
Visual assessment of lodging incidence.
Plant lodging incidence - Estimation
LodgInc Score (1-5)
LodgInc Score (1-5)
rdf1:
1= No lodging
4= High lodging
5= Full lodging
2= Low lodging
3= Medium lodging
Glume opening
GlmOp
rdf1:
Glume opening
Glumes opening.
Visual assessment of glumes opening.
Glume opening - Estimation
rdf1:
Glume opening - Estimation
rdf1:
GlmOp Score (0-2)
GlmOp Score (0-2)
0= closed
1= mix
2= open
Grain rotation
GRotation
rdf1:
Grain rotation.
Grain rotation
Grain rotation - Estimation
Visual assessment of grain rotation.
Grain rotation - Estimation
rdf1:
GRotation Score (0-2)
GRotation Score (0-2)
rdf1:
0= no rotation
1= mix
2= rotation
Grain shape in dorsal view.
GShpDors
rdf1:
Grain shape in dorsal view
Grain shape in dorsal view
Visual assessment of grain shape.
rdf1:
Grain shape in dorsal view - Estimation
Grain shape in dorsal view - Estimation
GShpDors Score (1-3)
rdf1:
GShpDors Score (1-3)
1= narrow elliptic
2= elliptic
3= circular
rdf1:
GlmAd
Glume adhesion
Glumes adhesion.
Glume adhesion
Assessment of glumes adhesion.
rdf1:
Glume adhesion - Estimation
Glume adhesion - Estimation
rdf1:
GlmAd Score (1-5)
GlmAd Score (1-5)
1= A lot of adherent glumes
4= NA
5= No adherent glumes
2= NA
3= Some adherent glumes
Coleoptile color
rdf1:
The color of the coleoptile.
Coleoptile color
ColeopCol
Coleoptile color - Estimation
Observe coleoptile color.
rdf1:
Coleoptile color - Estimation
ColeopCol Score (1-2)
rdf1:
ColeopCol Score (1-2)
2= red
1= green
rdf1:
Flag leaf weight - Estimation
Flag leaf weight - Estimation
Measure flag leaves weight.
Rest of leaves weight - Computation
rdf1:
Rest of leaves weight - Computation
Calculate by subtracting flag leaves weight from total leaves weight.
rdf1:
Leaf biomass dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
Leaf biomass dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
Calculate using the formula.
Grain number - Computation
Grain number - Computation
rdf1:
rdf1:
grain/m2
grain/m2
Panicle harvest index - Computation
rdf1:
Panicle harvest index - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
Harvest the panicles in the plot and count the number of panicles harvested.
rdf1:
Panicle number - Counting
Panicle number - Counting
rdf1:
Panicles weight without grain - Measurement
Panicles weight without grain - Measurement
Record the weight of panicle without grain.
Nitrogen digestibility NIRS - Measurement
Value derived from the analysis of stover using Near Infrared Reflectance Spectrophotometry (NIRS).
rdf1:
Nitrogen digestibility NIRS - Measurement
Grain Harvest index - Computation
Grain Harvest index - Computation
rdf1:
Compute proportion of harvested grain weight over whole above ground biomass weight.
Whole above ground biomass dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
Whole above ground biomass dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
rdf1:
Calculate using the formula.
rdf1:
Stem biomass Yield at harvest - Measurement
Stem biomass Yield at harvest - Measurement
Record stem biomass weight.
rdf1:
Stem Sodium content - Measurement
Determination of Sodium content by using nitric acid digestion method (AAS & ICP-OES).
Stem Sodium content - Measurement
Determination of Potassium content by using nitric acid digestion method (AAS & ICP-OES).
rdf1:
Stem Potassium content - Measurement
Stem Potassium content - Measurement
Days to flowering - Computation
Compute number of days required from sowing to flowering.
rdf1:
Days to flowering - Computation
Leaf to stem weight ratio - Computation
rdf1:
Leaf to stem weight ratio - Computation
Compute leaf to stem weight ratio.
Organic matter digestibility NIRS - Measurement
Organic matter digestibility NIRS - Measurement
Value derived from chemical analysis of dried and ground stover, using Near Infrared Reflectance Spectrophotometry (NIRS).
rdf1:
Compute number of days required from sowing (or emergence) to harvest.
Days to harvest - Computation
rdf1:
Days to harvest - Computation
rdf1:
Standard method for metabolised energy.
Stover metabolised energy - Measurement
Stover metabolised energy - Measurement
MJ/kg
MJ/kg
rdf1:
rdf1:
Stem nodal tiller number - Counting
Counting of stem nodal tiller number.
Stem nodal tiller number - Counting
Counting of plant basal tiller number.
rdf1:
Plant basal tiller number - Counting
Plant basal tiller number - Counting
Panicle width - Measurement
Measure the width of the panicle at the widest position.
rdf1:
Panicle width - Measurement
Grain subcoat presence - Estimation
Grain subcoat presence - Estimation
Observe presence or absence of subcoat in cut grains.
rdf1:
Absent-Present Score (0-1)
Absent-Present Score (0-1)
rdf1:
1= present
0= absent
rdf1:
GCol Score (1-9)
GCol Score (1-9)
1= white
4= yellow
5= red
2= chalky white
3= pearly white
8= cream
9= light red
6= light brown
7= dark brown
Grain size - Estimation
Grain size - Estimation
Visual observation for grain boldness.
rdf1:
rdf1:
GSz Score (1-5)
GSz Score (1-5)
1= very bold
4= medium to very small
5= very small
2= very bold to medium
3= medium
rdf1:
Grain lustre - Estimation
Visual observation for seed lustrousness.
Grain lustre - Estimation
rdf1:
Panicle exertion - Measurement
Panicle exertion - Measurement
Measure length of the peduncle emerged from flag leaf sheath to base of the panicle.
Panicle compactness and shape - Estimation
rdf1:
Observe the overall shape of the panicle and its compactness based on florets density.
Panicle compactness and shape - Estimation
PcleCpt Score (1-13)
PcleCpt Score (1-13)
rdf1:
1= Very lax panicle (typicalof wild sorghums)
11= Half broom corn
12 =Broom corn
10= Compact oval
13= Other
4=Loose erect primary branches
5= Loose drooping primary branches
2=Very loose erect primary branches
3= Very loose drooping primary branches
8=Semi-compact elliptic
9= Compact elliptic
6=Semi-loose erect primary branches
7= Semi-loose drooping primary branches
Leaf color - Estimation
Leaf color - Estimation
rdf1:
Observe leaf color.
LfCol Score (1-2)
rdf1:
LfCol Score (1-2)
2= dark green
1= light green
Observe leaf vein color.
rdf1:
Leaf vein color - Estimation
Leaf vein color - Estimation
LfVCol Score (1-2)
rdf1:
LfVCol Score (1-2)
2= white
1= green
rdf1:
Leaf midrib color - Estimation
Leaf midrib color - Estimation
Observe leaf midrib color.
LfMRCol Score (1-5)
rdf1:
LfMRCol Score (1-5)
1= white
4= brown
5= purple
2= dull green
3= yellow
rdf1:
Calculate downy mildew incidence on plants.
Sorghum downy mildew incidence - Computation
Sorghum downy mildew incidence - Computation
Rust incidence - Computation
Calculate rust incidence on plants.
Rust incidence - Computation
rdf1:
Observe and record damage caused by insects.
rdf1:
Insect damage - Estimation
Insect damage - Estimation
InsDmg Score (1-9)
rdf1:
InsDmg Score (1-9)
1= <10% damage
4= 31 - 40% damage
5= 41 - 50% damage
2= 11 - 20% damage
3= 21 - 30% damage
8= 75 - 90% damage
9= > 90% damage
6= 51 - 60% damage
7= 61 - 75% damage
Sorghum shoot fly incidence - Computation
Sorghum shoot fly incidence - Computation
rdf1:
Calculate incidence of shoot fly on plants.
Calculate incidence of stem borer on plants.
Sorghum stem borer incidence - Computation
Sorghum stem borer incidence - Computation
rdf1:
GMoldInc Score (1-5)
GMoldInc Score (1-5)
rdf1:
1= 0% of molded grains surface on panicle (Highly Resistant, HR)
4= 26-50% of molded grains surface on panicle (Sensitive, S)
5= > 50% of molded grains surface on panicle (Highly Sensitive, HS)
2= 1-10% of molded grains surface on panicle (Resistant, R)
3= 11- 25% of molded grains surface on panicle (Moderately Resistant, MR)
FAnthrRes Score (1-5)
rdf1:
FAnthrRes Score (1-5)
1= HR
4= S
5= HS
2= R
3= MR
rdf1:
Grain amylose content by NIRS - Measurement
A NIRS spectrum is acquired from a flour sample or a whole grain sample and the amylose content is predicted using an appropriate calibration based on the reference method.
Grain amylose content by NIRS - Measurement
Lipid content NIRS - Measurement
rdf1:
A NIRS spectrum is acquired from a flour sample or a whole grain sample and the lipid content is predicted using an appropriate calibration based on the reference method.
Lipid content NIRS - Measurement
A NIRS spectrum is acquired from a flour sample or a whole grain sample and the protein content is predicted using an appropriate calibration based on the reference method.
Protein content NIRS - Measurement
Protein content NIRS - Measurement
rdf1:
AgApp_E_1to5
AgApp_E_1to5
AGAPP_1_5
rdf1:
EPcleNo_Ct_pclePlot
NEP_pcle
EPcleNo_Ct_pclePlot
rdf1:
Effective tiller number
ETN
Number of tillers bearing a panicle.
Effective tiller number
rdf1:
rdf1:
Count effective tiller number.
Effective tiller number - Counting
Effective tiller number - Counting
rdf1:
tiller/plant
tiller/plant
rdf1:
ETNo_Ct_tllrplnt
ETN_tillers
ETNo_Ct_tllrplnt
FP_E_1to3
FP_E_1to3
rdf1:
FP_1_3
GDMC
Grain dry matter content
Grain dry matter content.
Grain dry matter content
rdf1:
Grain dry matter content - Measurement
Grain dry matter content - Measurement
Measure or calculate dry matter content of a sample by calculating the ratio of the weight of the sample after complete desiccation to the initial weight of the sample.
rdf1:
GDMC_M_pct
GDMC_M_pct
rdf1:
Grain dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
Grain dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
rdf1:
GDMYld_C_gPlot
rdf1:
GDMYld_C_gPlot
GDMYld_C_kgha
GDMYld_C_kgha
rdf1:
rdf1:
Calculate using the formula.
Grain yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
Grain yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
GHvYld_C_kgha
GHvYld_C_kgha
rdf1:
GHvYld_M_gPlot
GHvYld_M_gPlot
rdf1:
Grain moisture content.
GMoi
Grain moisture content
rdf1:
Grain moisture content
Calculate using the formula.
Grain moisture content - Computation
Grain moisture content - Computation
rdf1:
GMoi_C_pct
rdf1:
GMoi_C_pct
Measure humidity content of a sample using humidity sensor.
rdf1:
Grain moisture content - Measurement
Grain moisture content - Measurement
rdf1:
GMoi_M_pct
GMoi_M_pct
rdf1:
GNo_C_grnm2
GRNO_grn_m2
GNo_C_grnm2
NBGPAN_grn_pcle
rdf1:
GNoPcle_C_grnpcle
GNoPcle_C_grnpcle
Grain standardized yield
rdf1:
GStdYld
Grain standardized yield
The weight of grain adjusted to a standard moisture content (14%) that was harvested per unit area.
Calculate using the formula.
rdf1:
Grain standardized yield (kg/ha) - Computation
Grain standardized yield (kg/ha) - Computation
GStdYld_C_kgha
GStdYld_C_kgha
rdf1:
Calculate using the formula.
Grain standardized yield (kg/plot) - Computation
rdf1:
Grain standardized yield (kg/plot) - Computation
kg/plot
rdf1:
kg/plot
GStdYld_C_kgplot
rdf1:
GStdYld_C_kgplot
W1000G_g
rdf1:
GW_1000grnM_g
GW_1000grnM_g
rdf1:
Count and weigh 100 grains.
Hundred Grain Weight - Measurement
Hundred Grain Weight - Measurement
rdf1:
W100G_g
GW_100grnM_g
GW_100grnM_g
GWPcle_C_gpcle
rdf1:
GWPcle_C_gpcle
GWPP_g
rdf1:
GYld_E_1to5
GYld_E_1to5
YLDSCORE_1_5
HI_C_pct
HI_C_pct
rdf1:
HI_pct
LfDMC
Leaf biomass dry matter content
Leaf biomass dry matter content
Leaf biomass dry matter content.
rdf1:
Leaf biomass dry matter content - Measurement
Leaf biomass dry matter content - Measurement
rdf1:
Measure or calculate dry matter content of a sample by calculating the ratio of the weight of the sample after complete desiccation to the initial weight of the sample.
LfDMC_M_pct
rdf1:
LfDMC_M_pct
LFWT_g
rdf1:
LfDMYld_C_gPlot
LfDMYld_C_gPlot
rdf1:
Calculate using the formula.
Leaf biomass dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
Leaf biomass dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
rdf1:
LfDMYld_C_kgha
LfDMYld_C_kgha
LfHvYld
Leaf biomass yield at harvest
The leaf biomass expressed fresh (field) basis that was harvested per unit area.
rdf1:
Leaf biomass yield at harvest
Leaf Biomass yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
Leaf Biomass yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
rdf1:
Calculate using the formula.
LfHvYld_C_kgha
rdf1:
LfHvYld_C_kgha
Leaf Biomass yield at harvest - Measurement
Record Leaf Biomass weight after harvest.
Leaf Biomass yield at harvest - Measurement
rdf1:
rdf1:
LfHvYld_M_gPlot
LfHvYld_M_gPlot
Leaf biomass moisture content
rdf1:
Leaf biomass moisture content.
Leaf biomass moisture content
LfMoi
rdf1:
Leaf Biomass moisture content - Computation
Leaf Biomass moisture content - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
rdf1:
LfMoi_C_pct
LfMoi_C_pct
rdf1:
Measure humidity content of a sample using humidity sensor.
Leaf Biomass moisture content - Measurement
Leaf Biomass moisture content - Measurement
LfMoi_M_pct
rdf1:
LfMoi_M_pct
LODG_1_5
LodgInc_E_1to5
LodgInc_E_1to5
rdf1:
MS_E_1to3
MS_E_1to3
rdf1:
MS_1_3
NHH_Ct_hill
NHH_Ct_hill
rdf1:
NHH_hills
NSP_pcle
rdf1:
NSelPcle_Ct_pcle
NSelPcle_Ct_pcle
rdf1:
NSH_plants
NSH_Ct_hill
NSH_Ct_hill
PcleDMC
Panicle dry matter content.
rdf1:
Panicle dry matter content
Panicle dry matter content
Measure or calculate dry matter content of a sample by calculating the ratio of the weight of the sample after complete desiccation to the initial weight of the sample.
rdf1:
Panicle dry matter content - Measurement
Panicle dry matter content - Measurement
rdf1:
PcleDMC_M_pct
PcleDMC_M_pct
Panicle dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
rdf1:
Panicle dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
PcleDMYld_C_gPlot
rdf1:
PcleDMYld_C_gPlot
rdf1:
PcleDMYld_C_kgha
PcleDMYld_C_kgha
PcleHI_C_pct
PHI_pct
rdf1:
PcleHI_C_pct
NHP_pcle
PcleHvNo_Ct_pclePlot
PcleHvNo_Ct_pclePlot
rdf1:
Panicle Yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
rdf1:
Panicle Yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
rdf1:
PcleHvYld_C_kgha
PcleHvYld_C_kgha
PcleHvYld_M_gPlot
PcleHvYld_M_gPlot
rdf1:
rdf1:
Panicle moisture content.
PcleMoi
Panicle moisture content
Panicle moisture content
rdf1:
Panicle moisture content - Computation
Panicle moisture content - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
PcleMoi_C_pct
rdf1:
PcleMoi_C_pct
Measure humidity content of a sample using humidity sensor.
rdf1:
Panicle moisture content - Measurement
Panicle moisture content - Measurement
PcleMoi_M_pct
rdf1:
PcleMoi_M_pct
NBPN_pcle
rdf1:
PcleNo_Ct_pclePlot
PcleNo_Ct_pclePlot
PcleOTNo_Ct_pclePlot
PcleOTNo_Ct_pclePlot
rdf1:
NOTP_pcle
PcleThrs_E_1to9
rdf1:
PcleThrs_E_1to9
PANTHRS_1_9
PWTMG_g
rdf1:
PCleWWoG_M_gpcle
PCleWWoG_M_gpcle
Plant number per plot.
rdf1:
Plant number
PNo
Plant number
rdf1:
Plant number - Counting
Count plants in an area or plot.
Plant number - Counting
PNo_Ct_plntPlot
rdf1:
PNo_Ct_plntPlot
PNP_plants
PVig_E_1to5
rdf1:
PVig_E_1to5
GV_1_5
NSPLT_plants
rdf1:
SdlgNo_Ct_plntPlot
SdlgNo_Ct_plntPlot
SdlgVig_E_1to5
SdlgVig_E_1to5
rdf1:
SVIG_1_5
Stem biomass dry matter content.
Stem biomass dry matter content
StmDMC
Stem biomass dry matter content
rdf1:
Stem biomass dry matter content - Measurement
Measure or calculate dry matter content of a sample by calculating the ratio of the weight of the sample after complete desiccation to the initial weight of the sample.
rdf1:
Stem biomass dry matter content - Measurement
StmDMC_M_pct
StmDMC_M_pct
rdf1:
Stem Biomass dry matter basis yield
rdf1:
Stem Biomass dry matter basis yield
The stem biomass yield expressed as a quantity of dry matter harvested per unit area.
StmDMYld
rdf1:
Stem biomass dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
Stem biomass dry matter basis yield (g/plot) - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
rdf1:
StmDMYld_C_gPlot
StmDMYld_C_gPlot
Calculate using the formula.
rdf1:
Stem biomass dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
Stem biomass dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
StmDMYld_C_kgha
StmDMYld_C_kgha
rdf1:
StmHvYld_C_kgha
SYLD_kg_ha
StmHvYld_C_kgha
rdf1:
rdf1:
StmHvYld_M_gPlot
StmHvYld_M_gPlot
Stem biomass moisture.
Stem biomass moisture content
Stem biomass moisture content
rdf1:
StmMoi
Stem Biomass moisture content - Computation
Calculate using the formula.
Stem Biomass moisture content - Computation
rdf1:
rdf1:
StmMoi_C_pct
StmMoi_C_pct
Stem Biomass moisture content - Measurement
Measure humidity content of a sample using humidity sensor.
Stem Biomass moisture content - Measurement
rdf1:
StmMoi_M_pct
StmMoi_M_pct
rdf1:
Stover biomass dry matter content.
StoDMC
Stover biomass dry matter content
Stover biomass dry matter content
rdf1:
Stover biomass dry matter content - Measurement
Measure or calculate dry matter content of a sample by calculating the ratio of the weight of the sample after complete desiccation to the initial weight of the sample.
Stover biomass dry matter content - Measurement
rdf1:
StoDMC_M_pct
StoDMC_M_pct
rdf1:
rdf1:
StoDMYld_C_gPlot
StoDMYld_C_gPlot
Stover biomass dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
rdf1:
Calculate using the formula.
Stover biomass dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
rdf1:
StoDMYld_C_kgha
StoDMYld_C_kgha
Stover biomass yield at harvest
StoHvYld
Stover biomass yield at harvest
The stover biomass expressed fresh (field) basis that was harvested per unit area.
rdf1:
Calculate using the formula.
Stover biomass yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
Stover biomass yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
rdf1:
StoHvYld_C_kgha
StoHvYld_C_kgha
rdf1:
rdf1:
Record Stover Biomass weight after harvest.
Stover biomass yield at harvest - Measurement
Stover biomass yield at harvest - Measurement
StoHvYld_M_gPlot
StoHvYld_M_gPlot
rdf1:
Stover biomass moisture content
StoMoi
Stover biomass moisture content.
rdf1:
Stover biomass moisture content
Calculate using the formula.
Stover Biomass moisture content - Computation
Stover Biomass moisture content - Computation
rdf1:
rdf1:
StoMoi_C_pct
StoMoi_C_pct
Measure humidity content of a sample using humidity sensor.
Stover Biomass moisture content - Measurement
Stover Biomass moisture content - Measurement
rdf1:
StoMoi_M_pct
StoMoi_M_pct
rdf1:
Vegetative growth rate.
Plant vegetative growth rate
Plant vegetative growth rate
rdf1:
VGR
Calculate vegetative growth rate.
rdf1:
Plant vegetative growth rate - Computation
Plant vegetative growth rate - Computation
g/m2 /day
g/m2 /day
rdf1:
VGR_C_gm2day
VGR_g_m2_day
VGR_C_gm2day
rdf1:
Whole above ground biomass dry matter content.
Whole above ground biomass dry matter content
Whole above ground biomass dry matter content
rdf1:
WAGBDMC
Measure or calculate dry matter content of a sample by calculating the ratio of the weight of the sample after complete desiccation to the initial weight of the sample.
Whole above ground biomass dry matter content - Measurement
Whole above ground biomass dry matter content - Measurement
rdf1:
WAGBDMC_M_pct
rdf1:
WAGBDMC_M_pct
WAGBDMYld_C_gPlot
rdf1:
WAGBDMYld_C_gPlot
rdf1:
Calculate using the formula.
Whole above ground biomass dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
Whole above ground biomass dry matter basis yield (kg/ha) - Computation
rdf1:
WAGBDMYld_C_kgha
WAGBDMYld_C_kgha
Calculate using the formula.
Whole above ground dry matter biomass yield (t/ha) - Computation
Whole above ground dry matter biomass yield (t/ha) - Computation
rdf1:
rdf1:
t/ha
t/ha
BM_t_ha
WAGBDMYld_C_tha
WAGBDMYld_C_tha
rdf1:
The whole above ground biomass expressed fresh (field) basis that was harvested per unit area.
Whole above ground biomass yield at harvest
rdf1:
WAGBHvYld
Whole above ground biomass yield at harvest
Calculate using the formula.
Whole above ground biomass yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
Whole above ground biomass yield at harvest (kg/ha) - Computation
rdf1:
rdf1:
WAGBHvYld_C_kgha
WAGBHvYld_C_kgha
Record Whole Above Ground Biomass weight after harvest.
rdf1:
Whole above ground biomass yield at harvest - Measurement
Whole above ground biomass yield at harvest - Measurement
WAGBHvYld_M_gPlot
WAGBHvYld_M_gPlot
rdf1:
Whole above ground biomass moisture content
WAGBMoi
Whole above ground biomass moisture content.
rdf1:
Whole above ground biomass moisture content
Calculate using the formula.
Whole above ground biomass moisture content - Computation
rdf1:
Whole above ground biomass moisture content - Computation
WAGBMoi_C_pct
WAGBMoi_C_pct
rdf1:
rdf1:
Measure humidity content of a sample using humidity sensor.
Whole above ground biomass moisture content - Measurement
Whole above ground biomass moisture content - Measurement
rdf1:
WAGBMoi_M_pct
WAGBMoi_M_pct
FAnthrRes
rdf1:
Foliar anthracnose response on Sorghum, disease caused by Colletotrichum graminicola.
Foliar anthracnose response
Foliar anthracnose response
rdf1:
FAnthrRes_E_1to5
FAnthrRes_E_1to5
FANTH_1_5
FANTH_1_9
rdf1:
FAnthrSev_E_1to9
FAnthrSev_E_1to9
rdf1:
GANTH_1_5
GAnthrSev_E_1to5
GAnthrSev_E_1to5
PGMR_1_5
GMoldSev_E_1to5
rdf1:
GMoldSev_E_1to5
GMoldSev_E_1to9
rdf1:
GMoldSev_E_1to9
PGMR_1_9
Helminth_E_0to1
HELMINTH_0_1
Helminth_E_0to1
rdf1:
InsDmg_E_1to9
rdf1:
InsDmg_E_1to9
INSD_1_9
MidgeInc_E_1to5
rdf1:
MSCORE_1_5
MidgeInc_E_1to5
rdf1:
RUST_pct
RustInc_C_pct
RustInc_C_pct
SBorerInc_C_pct
SBorerInc_C_pct
rdf1:
SB_pct
rdf1:
SDMInc_C_pct
SDMInc_C_pct
SDMF_pct
SootStr_E_0to1
SOOTSTR_0_1
rdf1:
SootStr_E_0to1
rdf1:
SSFlyInc_C_pct
SSFlyInc_C_pct
SSFLY_pct
StrigaNo_Ct_plntPlot
rdf1:
StrigaNo_Ct_plntPlot
NSTRIGA_plants
rdf1:
STRSE_1_5
StrigaInc_E_1to5
StrigaInc_E_1to5
rdf1:
StrigaMaxVig_E_0to9
MAXVSP_0_9
StrigaMaxVig_E_0to9
MVSP_0_9
StrigaMeanVig_E_0to9
StrigaMeanVig_E_0to9
rdf1:
rdf1:
Antho_E_0to2
Antho_E_0to2
ANTHO_0_2
Colcol_1_2
Coleopcol_E_1to2
rdf1:
Coleopcol_E_1to2
FLGWT_g
rdf1:
FlgLfW_DW_gPlot
FlgLfW_DW_gPlot
GCov Score (0-5)
GCov Score (0-5)
rdf1:
0= grain uncovered
3= 0.75 grain covered
4= grain fully covered
1= 0.25 grain covered
2= 0.50 grain covered
5= glumes longer than grain
GCov_E_0to9
rdf1:
GCov_E_0to9
GCov_E_1to5
rdf1:
GCov_E_1to5
GRNCOV_1_5
GLUMAD_score
rdf1:
GlmAd_E_1to5
GlmAd_E_1to5
rdf1:
GlmAwn_E_0to2
GLUAWN_0_2
GlmAwn_E_0to2
GLUMCOL_1_4
rdf1:
GlmCol_E_1to4
GlmCol_E_1to4
GlmOp_E_0to2
rdf1:
GlmOp_E_0to2
GLUMOP_0_2
rdf1:
GLNo_Ct_lfplnt
GLNo_Ct_lfplnt
NBGRLV_leaves
GRotation_E_0to2
GRROT_0_2
rdf1:
GRotation_E_0to2
GShpDors_E_1to3
GRSHP_score
rdf1:
GShpDors_E_1to3
GShpProf
Grain shape in profile view.
rdf1:
Grain shape in profile view
Grain shape in profile view
Grain shape in profile view - Estimation
Grain shape in profile view - Estimation
rdf1:
Visual assessment of grain shape.
rdf1:
GShpProf Score (1-3)
GShpProf Score (1-3)
2= elliptic
3= circular
1= narrow elliptic
rdf1:
GShpProf_E_1to3
GRSHPPROF_1_3
GShpProf_E_1to3
rdf1:
SIL_cm
InterNodLng_M_cm
InterNodLng_M_cm
rdf1:
INTNN_internodes
InterNodNo_Ct_internod
InterNodNo_Ct_internod
rdf1:
LfCol_E_1to2
LfCol_E_1to2
LCLR_1_2
LfMRCol_E_1to5
LfMRCol_E_1to5
rdf1:
LMC_1_5
LfStmWRatio_C_pct
rdf1:
LfStmWRatio_C_pct
LOST_pct
LVC_1_2
rdf1:
LfVCol_E_1to2
LfVCol_E_1to2
rdf1:
tiller
tiller
NdlTNo_E_tllr
NDLT_1_5
rdf1:
NdlTNo_E_tllr
rdf1:
PBTNo_Ct_tllr
PBTNo_Ct_tllr
PCPT_1_9
rdf1:
PcleCptSh_E_1to9
PcleCptSh_E_1to9
PcleDen_E_1to5
rdf1:
PDEN_1_5
PcleDen_E_1to5
rdf1:
PcleDsirblty_E_1to5
PcleDsirblty_E_1to5
PD_1_5
rdf1:
PcleEx Score (1-4)
PcleEx Score (1-4)
1=Slightly exserted (<2 cm but ligule of flag leaf definitively below inflorescence base)
4= Peduncle recurved (inflorescence below ligule and clearly exposed splitting the
2= Exserted (2-10 cm between ligule and inflorescence base)
3 = Well-exserted (>10 cm between ligule and inflorescence base)
PcleEx_E_1to4
PcleEx_E_1to4
rdf1:
PcleEx_M_cm
PcleEx_M_cm
PEXC_cm
rdf1:
PANL_cm
rdf1:
PcleLng_M_cm
PcleLng_M_cm
PWDTH_cm
rdf1:
PcleWid_M_cm
PcleWid_M_cm
PEDL_cm
rdf1:
PedLng_M_cm
PedLng_M_cm
PH_M_cm
PH_M_cm
rdf1:
PH_cm
LFWT1_g
rdf1:
RestLfW_C_g
RestLfW_C_g
Stem length
StmLng
Stem length
rdf1:
Length of the main stem.
Measure length of the stem from the base of the first elongated internode to the base of the peduncle
Stem length - Measurement
Stem length - Measurement
rdf1:
rdf1:
StmLng_M_cm
StmLng_M_cm
rdf1:
Hvst_dto_day
Hvst_dto_day
DTHV_day
yyymmdd
yyymmdd
rdf1:
Sow_date_ymd
rdf1:
Sow_date_ymd
DS_date_ymd
rdf1:
FLfL_C_day
FLfL_C_day
FLT_dto_day
rdf1:
FLT_date_jd
FLfL_date_jd
FLfL_date_jd
FLT_date_ymd
rdf1:
FLfL_date_ymd
FLfL_date_ymd
Flo_C_day
FLW_dto_day
Flo_C_day
rdf1:
Flo_date_jd
Flo_date_jd
rdf1:
FLW_date_jd
Flo_date_ymd
Flo_date_ymd
FLW_date_ymd
rdf1:
Compute number of days required from sowing to heading
Days to Heading - Computation
Days to Heading - Computation
rdf1:
rdf1:
Hd_C_day
Hd_C_day
rdf1:
HD_jd
Hd_date_jd
Hd_date_jd
Hd_date_ymd
HD_date_ymd
Hd_date_ymd
rdf1:
Record the date of harvest
rdf1:
Harvest date - Measurement
Harvest date - Measurement
Hvst_date_jd
Hvst_date_jd
rdf1:
Record the date of harvest
Harvest date - Measurement
rdf1:
Harvest date - Measurement
Hvst_date_ymd
Hvst_date_ymd
rdf1:
Kp_C_index
Kp_index
Kp_C_index
rdf1:
rdf1:
Compute number of days required from sowing (or emergence) to maturity.
Days to maturity - Computation
Days to maturity - Computation
DTMAT_day
Mat_C_day
rdf1:
Mat_C_day
Mat_date_jd
Mat_date_jd
DMAT_jd
rdf1:
Mat_date_ymd
DMAT_date_ymd
Mat_date_ymd
rdf1:
MatApp_E_1to5
rdf1:
MatApp_E_1to5
MA_1_5
Decorticated grain weight
Grain weight after decortication.
DecGW
Decorticated grain weight
rdf1:
rdf1:
Record the decorticated grain weight of a sample after dehulling.
Decorticated grain weight - Measurement
Decorticated grain weight - Measurement
DecGW_M_g
GDWT_g
rdf1:
DecGW_M_g