Descriptor: PERCENT BETA GLUCAN (BETAGLUCAN)

Crop: OAT. Category: Chemical composition descriptors.

Crop Germplasm Committee approved. Type: Numeric descriptor. Maximum length: 16. Data format: 999990.9999999 Responsible site: Plant Gene Resources of Canada (PGRC).

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

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Observed values.