Descriptor: PERCENT BETA GLUCAN (BETAGLUCAN)

Crop: BARLEY. Category: Chemical composition descriptors.

Crop Germplasm Committee approved. Type: Numeric descriptor. Maximum length: 7. Data format: 990.99 Responsible site: Plant Gene Resources of Canada (PGRC).

Definition: BETA GLUCAN CONCENTRATION IN A SAMPLE OF BARLEY CORRECTED TO A STANDARD MOISTURE LEVEL (DRY WEIGHT BASIS). EXPRESSED IN PERCENT BETA GLUCAN.

Studies or environments using the descriptor

Qualifiers for Descriptor

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  • MARICOPA-GROWN:

Observed values.