GLBRC Sustainability Data Catalog

This datatable was deprecated in favor of

The data originally planned for this table (biomass data sampled just before harvest) was put in with the other biomass data.

Harvest Efficiency Biomass of Herbaceous Perennial crops; treatments 5,6,7,9,10 — GLBRC Biofuel Cropping System Experiment

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This datatable is part of the GLBRC Annual Net Primary Productivity dataset. This dataset contains the aboveground biomass data. Annual net primary production (ANPP) data is measured at peak biomass for a given treatment. Additional ANPP measurements are made where appropriate such as occasional destructive harvests for poplar. See the ANPP protocols for descriptions of the sampling and measurement methods for each of the treatments. Below ground net primary production (BNPP) are available for these same sites.


Experiment: GLBRC Biofuel Cropping System Experiment
Data available from: May 2014 to December 2014
Dataset: GLBRC082
Datatable ID: GLBRC082-010.137
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Last Updated 2015-08-04
Variate Description Units
year growing season year
sample date harvest date
site location of biomass collection
treatment experimental treatment
replicate replicate nested within treatment
station sampling location
species biomass crop
fraction The portion of the crop harvested. The "whole" fraction includes all parts of the plant including seeds.
biomass dry mass of sampled matter g/m2
plant population m2 number of plants in meter2 quadrat squaremeter
comments sample notes
treatment name description of treatment (note that some treatments changed over time)
annual crop annual (not perennial) crop in given year
wi plot id Arlington Wisconsin plot code
campaign sampling effort with which the sample is associated
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