OAT		Descriptor Site(s): PGRC
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Contains characteristic data on Avena (Oat) accessions as
proposed by the Oat Crop Germplasm Committee (CGC).
Contact Dr. Axel Diederichsen (306)956-2893, fax
(306)956-7246 diederichsen@em.agr.ca

Descriptor: ANTHRACNOS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 5                     5


Descriptor: APHIDS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 4                    25   5                     1


Descriptor: ARMYWORM     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 5                     5


Descriptor: AWNCOLOR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             White
2             Yellow
3             Gray
4             Red
5             Black
6             Other (Specify)
7             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    22   3                     2   6                    10
 2                    22   5                    40


Descriptor: AWNFREQ     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

VISUAL OBSERVATION OF AWN FREQUENCY.  CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             NONE
2             (1 = NONE,  9 = NUMEROUS)
3             (1 = NONE,  9 = NUMEROUS)
4             (1 = NONE,  9 = NUMEROUS)
5             (1 = NONE,  9 = NUMEROUS)
6             (1 = NONE,  9 = NUMEROUS)
7             (1 = NONE,  9 = NUMEROUS)
8             (1 = NONE,  9 = NUMEROUS)
9             NUMEROUS
MIX           ROW MIXED FOR AWN FREQUENCY

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                  3133   5                   503   8                   108
 2                  2006   6                   153   9                   291
 3                   787   7                   188   MIX                  56
 4                   343


Descriptor: AWNPOSTION     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

AWN INSERTION POSITION

Code          Definition
----          ----------


Descriptor: AWNTIPLEM     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

RATIO LENGTH OF TIP-AWN TO LEMMA

Code          Definition
----          ----------


Descriptor: AWNTYPE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

CHARACTERISTIC OF THE SPIKE (WITH OR WITHOUT AWNS).

Code          Definition
----          ----------


Descriptor: BACTERIALS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 5                     5


Descriptor: BETAGLUCAN     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

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

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    2.28 -    3.17   104      4.95 -    5.84  1316      7.62 -    8.51     2
    3.17 -    4.06  1019      5.84 -    6.73   347      8.51 -    9.40     0
    4.06 -    4.95  1875      6.73 -    7.62    15      9.40 -   10.29     0


Descriptor: BLAST     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 2                    31   4                     2   5                     1
 3                     3


Descriptor: BUNDLEWT     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

BUNDLE WEIGHT IN POUNDS PER PLOT.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    0.10 -    1.14   200      3.22 -    4.26   188      6.34 -    7.38     1
    1.14 -    2.18  1611      4.26 -    5.30     8      7.38 -    8.42     0
    2.18 -    3.22  1456      5.30 -    6.34     1      8.42 -    9.46     0


Descriptor: BUSHEL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Good
2             Fair
3             Poor
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    61   2                    38   3                     9


Descriptor: BYDV     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

REACTION TO BARLEY YELLOW DWARF VIRUS.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             RESISTANT
2             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
3             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
4             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
5             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
6             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
7             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
8             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
9             SUSCEPTIBLE

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    51   4                   563   7                  1573
 2                   116   5                   462   8                  3619
 3                   283   6                   895   9                   759


Descriptor: CEREALLB     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

Reaction to Cereal Leaf Beetle (Oulema melanopus), based
on larval feeding damage.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
0             No larval feeding
1             1 - 15% foliage eaten
2             15 - 40% foliage eaten
3             Over 40% foliage eaten

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    16   2                   939   3                  6301


Descriptor: COVERSMUT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

RESISTANCE TO COVERED SMUT (Ustilago kolleri). CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             RESISTANT
2             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
3             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
4             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
5             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
6             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
7             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
8             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
9             SUSCEPTIBLE


Descriptor: CROWNRUST     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

RESISTANCE TO CROWN RUST (Puccinia coronata).  CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             RESISTANT
2             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
3             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
4             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
5             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
6             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
7             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
8             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
9             SUSCEPTIBLE
U             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    20   3                    15   9                    17
 2                    30


Descriptor: CRUSTREACT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

REACTION TO CROWN RUST (Puccinia coronata) INFECTION.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
HR            HIGHLY RESISTANT
MR            MODERATELY RESISTANT
MR-MS         MODERATELY RESISTANT TO MODERATELY SUSCEPTIBLE
MS            MODERATELY SUSCEPTIBLE
MS-S          MODERATELY SUSCEPTIBLE TO SUSCEPTIBLE
R             RESISTANT
R-MR          RESISTANT TO MODERATELY RESISTANT
S             SUSCEPTIBLE

 Qualifier: 202

 Race 202

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 HR                   10   MS                   17   S                  1243
 MR                   16   R                   172


 Qualifier: 264A

 Race 264A

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 HR                    7   MS                   51   S                  8210
 MR                   34   R                    75


 Qualifier: 264B

 Race 264B

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 HR                   63   MS                   32   S                  8025
 MR                   32   R                   227


 Qualifier: Multiple-A

 Races 264B, 326, Pc52, Pc53, 220-3-1

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 MR                    5   R                    59   S                  1525
 MS                   10


 Qualifier: Multiple-B

 Races 264B, 326, Pc37, Pc53, Pc59

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 MR                    1   R                    87   S                  1845
 MS                   13


 Qualifier: Multiple-C

 Races 264B, 326, Pc47, Pc52, Pc53

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 MR                    2   R                    16   S                  4006
 MS                   29


 Qualifier: Multiple-D

 Races 264B, 326, Pc47, Pc51, Pc61, Pc62

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 HR                   24   MS                   40   S                   632
 MR                   14   R                    94


 Qualifier: Multiple-E

 Mixture of isolates - Buckthorn Nursery

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 MR                   93   MS-S                 96   R-MR                  2
 MR-MS                26   R                    10   S                  1885
 MS                   90


 Qualifier: PC59

 Race Pc59

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 HR                   25   MS                    9   S                  1515
 MR                   12   R                    80


Descriptor: CRUSTSEV     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

PERCENT SEVERITY OF CROWN RUST (Puccinia coronata)
INFECTION.

 Qualifier: Multiple-A

 Races 264B, 326, Pc52, Pc53, 220-3-1

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    5.00 -   13.44    68     30.32 -   38.76     0     55.64 -   64.08  1171
   13.44 -   21.88    51     38.76 -   47.20    51     64.08 -   72.52     0
   21.88 -   30.32     0     47.20 -   55.64     0     72.52 -   80.96   255


 Qualifier: Multiple-B

 Races 264B, 326, Pc37, Pc53, Pc59

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    5.00 -   13.44    74     30.32 -   38.76     0     55.64 -   64.08   481
   13.44 -   21.88   111     38.76 -   47.20   162     64.08 -   72.52     0
   21.88 -   30.32     7     47.20 -   55.64     0     72.52 -   80.96  1111


 Qualifier: Multiple-C

 Races 264B, 326, Pc47, Pc52, Pc53

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    5.00 -   15.56    62     36.68 -   47.24   649     68.36 -   78.92   182
   15.56 -   26.12   118     47.24 -   57.80    93     78.92 -   89.48  1113
   26.12 -   36.68    55     57.80 -   68.36  1675     89.48 -  100.04   105


 Qualifier: Multiple-D

 Races 264B, 326, Pc47, Pc51, Pc61, Pc62

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    5.00 -   11.22   290     23.66 -   29.88     0     42.32 -   48.54     0
   11.22 -   17.44     0     29.88 -   36.10     0     48.54 -   54.76     0
   17.44 -   23.66   160     36.10 -   42.32   291     54.76 -   60.98    63


 Qualifier: Multiple-E

 Mixture of isolates - Buckthorn Nursery

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    1.00 -   11.00    94     31.00 -   41.00   234     61.00 -   71.00     0
   11.00 -   21.00    52     41.00 -   51.00    91     71.00 -   81.00   487
   21.00 -   31.00    87     51.00 -   61.00  1177     81.00 -   91.00     1


Descriptor: DAYSANTHES     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

NUMBER OF DAYS FROM JANUARY 1 WHEN 50% OF THE PANICLES ARE
FULLY EXSERTED FROM THE BOOT.  EXPRESSED AS A PERCENT OF
THE CHECK CULTIVAR OGLE.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
   84.70 -   88.51     1     96.13 -   99.94  1314    107.56 -  111.37   508
   88.51 -   92.32     1     99.94 -  103.75  3143    111.37 -  115.18    95
   92.32 -   96.13    17    103.75 -  107.56  2462    115.18 -  118.99    17


Descriptor: DROUGHTTOL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Good
2             Fair
3             Poor
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 2                     3   3                    18   4                     5


Descriptor: EMERGNCDAY     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

DAYS TO EMERGENCE

Code          Definition
----          ----------


Descriptor: FLORETHAIR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

FLORET SCAR HAIRINESS

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             GLABROUS
3             SLIGHTLY PUBESCENT
5             MODERATELY PUBESCENT
7             HIGHLY PUBESCENT


Descriptor: FLORETSHAP     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

FLORET SCAR SHAPE

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             OVAL TO ROUND
2             HEART SHAPED OR SLIGHTLY SO
3             ELLIPTIC
4             NARROW ELLIPTIC
5             LINEAR


Descriptor: FLUORESCEN     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Absent
2             Present
3             Mixed
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    12   2                    19   3                     1


Descriptor: FUNGICIDES     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 2                     3   5                     2


Descriptor: FUSARIUMBL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 2                     3   4                     2   5                     1
 3                     1


Descriptor: GLUMLENGTH     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

GLUME LENGTH IN MM


Descriptor: GLUMRELLEN     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

GLUME RELATIVE LENGTH


Descriptor: GRAINYIELD     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Good
2             Fair
3             Poor
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                   101   2                    50   3                    10


Descriptor: GRASSHOPPE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 4                     7   5                     5


Descriptor: GRAYSPECK     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                     1   3                     8   5                     3
 2                    24   4                    13


Descriptor: GREENBUG     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

REACTION TO (Schizaphis graminus), EXPRESSED AS A PERCENT
OF THE RESISTANT CHECK, ANDREW.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    0.00 -   24.56     3     73.68 -   98.24   289    147.36 -  171.92   398
   24.56 -   49.12     0     98.24 -  122.80  2488    171.92 -  196.48    77
   49.12 -   73.68     2    122.80 -  147.36  1433    196.48 -  221.04    16


Descriptor: GROAT     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

GROAT CONTENT EXPRESSED IN PERCENT OF SAMPLE USED TO
DETERMINE 1000-KERNEL WEIGHT.


Descriptor: GROATYIELD     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Good
2             Fair
3             Poor
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    70   2                    31   3                     6


Descriptor: GROWHABJUV     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

JUVENIL GROWTH HABIT

Code          Definition
----          ----------
3             ERECT
5             PROSTRATE TO ERECT
7             PROSTRATE


Descriptor: HABIT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

GROWTH HABIT (WINTER, FACULTATIVE OR SPRING).

Code          Definition
----          ----------
F             FACULTATIVE
F-S           FACULTATIVE TYPE MIXED WITH SOME SPRING TYPES
F-W           FACULTATIVE TYPE MIXED WITH SOME WINTER TYPES
S             SPRING
S-F           SPRING TYPE MIXED WITH SOME FACULTATIVE TYPES
S-W           SPRING TYPE MIXED WITH SOME WINTER TYPES
W             WINTER
W-F           WINTER TYPE MIXED WITH SOME FACULTATIVE TYPES
W-S           WINTER TYPE MIXED WITH SOME SPRING TYPES

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 F                   401   S-W                   5   W-F                   4
 S                  6685   W                  1811   W-S                 149
 S-F                   3


Descriptor: HALOBLIGHT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                     1   3                     1   5                     5
 2                     3   4                     8


Descriptor: HELMINTH     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

RESISTANCE TO Helminthosporium avenae.  CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             RESISTANT
2             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
3             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
4             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
5             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
6             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
7             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
8             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
9             SUSCEPTIBLE


Descriptor: HELMINTHOS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 2                     1   4                    10   5                     4
 3                     1


Descriptor: HERBICIDES     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                     8   2                    25   5                     1


Descriptor: HULL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

CHRARCTERISTIC OF THE THRESHED GRAIN - COVERED OR HULLESS.
CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             COVERED
5             (1 = COVERED,  9 = HULLESS)
9             HULLESS

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                  5495   5                   149   9                   192


Descriptor: HULLPERCNT     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

HULL PERCENT OF KERNAL WEIGHT IN gm.


Descriptor: KERNELSPIK     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

SEEDS PER SPIKELET

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    2.00 -    2.14  3678      2.42 -    2.56    27      2.84 -    2.98     0
    2.14 -    2.28     0      2.56 -    2.70     0      2.98 -    3.12   516
    2.28 -    2.42     0      2.70 -    2.84     0      3.12 -    3.26     0


Descriptor: KERNELWT     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

WEIGHT OF 250 RANDOMLY SELECTED KERNELS OBTAINED FROM THE
SEED WEIGHED FOR GRAIN YIELD.  MEASURED IN GRAMS X 4.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    6.50 -   10.92     8     19.76 -   24.18   618     33.02 -   37.44   747
   10.92 -   15.34    20     24.18 -   28.60  1364     37.44 -   41.86   162
   15.34 -   19.76   101     28.60 -   33.02  1444     41.86 -   46.28    23


Descriptor: LEAFBDHAIR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

LEAF BLADE MARGIN HAIRINESS


Descriptor: LEAFBEETLE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

RESISTANCE TO CEREAL LEAF BEETLE (Oulema melanopus). CODED
1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             RESISTANT
9             SUSCEPTIBLE


Descriptor: LEAFLENGTH     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

AVERAGE LENGTH OF LEAVES.  MEASURED IN CENTIMETERS.


Descriptor: LEAFSHHAIR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

LEAF SHEATH HAIRINESS


Descriptor: LEAFWIDTH     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

AVERAGE WIDTH OF LEAVES.  MEASURED IN CENTIMETERS.


Descriptor: LEMMAAWNS     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Awnless
2             Few awns
3             Frequent
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    33   2                    69   3                    16


Descriptor: LEMMACOLOR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

COLOR OF THE LEMMA ON HEALTHY PLANTS AT MATURITY. CODED 1
to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             BLACK
1A            BLACK AND WHITE
1B            BLACK AND BROWN
2             BLUE
3             BROWN
3A            BROWN AND WHITE
4             GREY
5             PURPLE
6             RED
7             TAN
8             AMBER / WHITE
9             YELLOW
MIX           ROW MIXED FOR COLOR

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                   169   3A                   34   8                  3409
 1A                   32   4                   197   9                  2364
 1B                   20   6                   481   MIX                 240
 3                   176   7                   390


Descriptor: LEMMAHAIR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

LEAF SHEATH HAIRINESS


Descriptor: LEMMLENGTH     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

LEMMA LENGTH IN cm.


Descriptor: LEMTIPSHP     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

LEMMA TIP SHAPE

Code          Definition
----          ----------


Descriptor: LEMTIPTEE     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

LEMMA TIP LATERAL TEETH

Code          Definition
----          ----------


Descriptor: LIGULA     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

LIGULA


Descriptor: LIPID     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

PERCENT OIL AND LIPIDS FOR THE ACCESSION.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    3.10 -    4.16    29      6.28 -    7.34  1238      9.46 -   10.52   109
    4.16 -    5.22   329      7.34 -    8.40  1024     10.52 -   11.58    21
    5.22 -    6.28   932      8.40 -    9.46   526     11.58 -   12.64     1


Descriptor: LODGING     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

ESTIMATED AMOUNT OF STRAW LODGING.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             NONE
2             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
3             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
4             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
5             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
6             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
7             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
8             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
9             FLAT

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                  1863   4                   718   7                   397
 2                  1969   5                   872   8                   236
 3                  1513   6                   309   9                   428


Descriptor: MATURITY     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Early
2             Medium
3             Late
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                   847   2                   366   3                    97


Descriptor: NEMATODE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 5                     5


Descriptor: NUMBEROFTI     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Few
2             Intermediate
3             Many
4             Unknown


Descriptor: OATTYPE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Common - Avena sativa

2             Red - A. byzantina

3             Side - A. strigosa
4             Hulless - A. sativa with a hulless gene
5             Other
6             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                   136   3                     3   5                     2
 2                     2   4                    19


Descriptor: OILCONTENT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Low
2             Intermediate
3             High
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 2                    64   3                     4


Descriptor: PANICLEATT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

Erectness of branches

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Erect
2             Slightly Nodding
3             Nodding
4             Unknown
5             SEMI-ERECT
7             DROOPING

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    38   2                    61   3                     5


Descriptor: PANICLEDEN     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

VISUAL MEASURE OF THE PANICLE DENISTY.  CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             LAX
2             (1 = LAX,  9 = DENSE)
3             (1 = LAX,  9 = DENSE)
4             (1 = LAX,  9 = DENSE)
5             (1 = LAX,  9 = DENSE)
6             (1 = LAX,  9 = DENSE)
7             (1 = LAX,  9 = DENSE)
8             (1 = LAX,  9 = DENSE)
9             DENSE
MIX           ROW MIXED FOR PANICLE DENSITY

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                   187   5                  1822   8                    78
 2                   633   6                   306   9                    34
 3                  1498   7                   102   MIX                 140
 4                  2783


Descriptor: PANICLELEN     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

AVERAGE LENGTH OF 5 MATURE PANICLES MEASURED FROM THE
LOWEST PANICLE NODE TO THE TIP OF THE APICAL SPIKE.
MEASURED IN CENTIMETERS.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
   10.00 -   14.00   114     22.00 -   26.00  1200     34.00 -   38.00     5
   14.00 -   18.00   947     26.00 -   30.00   337     38.00 -   42.00     1
   18.00 -   22.00  1570     30.00 -   34.00    48     42.00 -   46.00     1


Descriptor: PANICLEROW     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

NUMBER OF PANICLES PER ROW


Descriptor: PANICLETYP     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

CHARACTERISTIC OF MATURE PANICLE.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             EQUILATERAL
5             INTERMEDIATE
9             UNILATERAL
MIX           ROW MIXED FOR PANICLE TYPES

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                  7272   9                   175   MIX                  45
 5                    79


Descriptor: PLANTHT     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

HEIGHT OF THE OAT PLANT FROM GROUND TO TOP OF PANICLE AT
MATURITY, EXCLUDING AWNS.  MEASURED IN CENTIMETERS.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
   10.00 -   26.78     1     60.34 -   77.12   688    110.68 -  127.46  1307
   26.78 -   43.56     1     77.12 -   93.90  1842    127.46 -  144.24   513
   43.56 -   60.34   137     93.90 -  110.68  2922    144.24 -  161.02    64


Descriptor: PLOIDY     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

LABORATORY DETERMINATION OF SPECIMEN CHROMOSOME COUNT.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 42                 4169


Descriptor: POWDERYMIL     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

RESISTANCE TO POWDERY MILDEW (Erysiphe graminis avenae).
CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             RESISTANT
2             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
3             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
4             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
5             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
6             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
7             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
8             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
9             SUSCEPTIBLE


Descriptor: PROTEIN     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

PROTEIN CONCENTRATION IN A SAMPLE OF GROATS CORRECTED TO A
STANDARD MOISTURE LEVEL (DRY WEIGHT BASIS).  EXPRESSED IN
PERCENT PROTEIN.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
   12.20 -   14.51     8     19.13 -   21.44  2210     26.06 -   28.37    31
   14.51 -   16.82   104     21.44 -   23.75  1515     28.37 -   30.68     0
   16.82 -   19.13   561     23.75 -   26.06   247     30.68 -   32.99     1


Descriptor: REDOAT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

AN ACCESSION PREVIOUSLY CLASSIFIED AS AVENA BYZANTINA VAR.
ANOPLA

Code          Definition
----          ----------
Y             YES, THE ACCESSION WAS PREVIOUSLY CLASSIFIED AS AVENA
              BYZANTINA VAR. ANOPLA.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 Y                  1161


Descriptor: SCOLECOTRI     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Resistant
2             Moderately Resistant
3             Moderately Susceptible
4             Susceptible
5             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 5                     5


Descriptor: SEASON     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

SEASONALITY

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Obligate vernalization during winter to flower (autumn
              sown)
2             No obligate vernalization during winter to flower but
              winter hardiness (faculative)
3             No vernalization and no winter hardiness (spring sown)
4             Faculative or spring sown - determination not possible


Descriptor: SENSITIVIT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Insensitive
2             Intermediate
3             Sensitive
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    10   3                    54   4                     1
 2                     1


Descriptor: SEPTLEAF     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

RESISTANCE TO SEPTORIA (Septoria avenae) INFECTING THE
LEAVES.  CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             RESISTANT
2             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
3             Moderately Resistant
4             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
5             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
6             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
7             Moderately Susceptible
8             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
9             SUSCEPTIBLE
U             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                     1   7                    13   U                     1
 3                     4   9                    12


Descriptor: SEPTSTEM     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

RESISTANCE TO SEPTORIA (Septoria spp.) INFECTING THE
STEMS. CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             RESISTANT
2             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
3             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
4             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
5             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
6             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
7             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
8             (1 = RESISTANT,  9 = SUSCEPTIBLE)
9             SUSCEPTIBLE


Descriptor: SHATTERING     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

THE AMOUNT OF SHATTERING OF SEED FROM THE PANICLE AT
MATURITY.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             NONE
2             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
3             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
4             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
5             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
6             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
7             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
8             (1 = NONE,  9 = SEVERE)
9             SEVERE - 50% OR MORE OF SEED DROPPED

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                   422   4                   426   7                   360
 2                   924   5                   415   8                   255
 3                   673   6                   369   9                   247


Descriptor: SMUT     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

Amount of smut (combination of covered smut - Ustilago
kolleri and loose smut - Ustilago avenae) expressed as a
percent of the susceptible check.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    0.00 -   11.22  1732     33.66 -   44.88   246     67.32 -   78.54   122
   11.22 -   22.44   297     44.88 -   56.10   191     78.54 -   89.76   178
   22.44 -   33.66   189     56.10 -   67.32   212     89.76 -  100.98   524


Descriptor: SOWDATE     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: N

JULIAN DATE WHEN SEED SOWN


Descriptor: SPIKELETSE     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Abscission (Sucker) as in A. Fatua
2             Semiabscission
3             Fracture
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                     1   2                     6   3                    89


Descriptor: SPIKPANICL     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

AVERAGE NUMBER OF SPIKLETS PER PANICLE BASED ON A COUNT OF
5 MATURE PANICLES.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    6.00 -   15.44   402     34.32 -   43.76  1117     62.64 -   72.08    39
   15.44 -   24.88  1502     43.76 -   53.20   501     72.08 -   81.52     6
   24.88 -   34.32  1939     53.20 -   62.64   124     81.52 -   90.96     2


Descriptor: SPROUTINGT     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N


Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             Low
2             Medium
3             High
4             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    43   2                    26   4                     1


Descriptor: STEMNDHAIR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: N

STEM NODE HAIRINESS


Descriptor: STEMRUST     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

RESISTANCE TO STEM RUST (Puccinia graminis avenae). CODED
1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             RESISTANT
3             Moderately Resistant
7             Moderately Susceptible
9             SUSCEPTIBLE
U             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                    26   7                    15   9                    36
 3                     7


Descriptor: STEMRUSTNA     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

REACTION TO PUCCINIA GRAMINIS NA67 IN THE ADULT GROWTH
STAGE IN THE FIELD.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
0             Very resistant 0 - 5% stem coverage
1             Resistant 5 - 10% stem coverage


2             Between Moderate Resistant and Resistant 15 - 25 % stem
              coverage


3             Moderately Resistant 10 - 20% stem coverage

5             Borderline Resistant/Susceptible
7             Moderately Susceptible 20 - 35%

9             Susceptible >= 35% stem coverage

U             Unknown

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 0                     1   3                     1   9                  6254
 1                     1   5                     1   U                    34


Descriptor: STRAWBREAK     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

STRAW BREAKAGE.  CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             NONE
2             (1 = NONE,  9 = ALL PLANTS)
3             (1 = NONE,  9 = ALL PLANTS)
4             (1 = NONE,  9 = ALL PLANTS)
5             (1 = NONE,  9 = ALL PLANTS)
6             (1 = NONE,  9 = ALL PLANTS)
7             (1 = NONE,  9 = ALL PLANTS)
8             (1 = NONE,  9 = ALL PLANTS)
9             ALL PLANTS

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 1                  3403   4                   422   7                    54
 2                  1034   5                   219   8                    29
 3                   656   6                    57   9                    11


Descriptor: STRAWCOLOR     obtype: CHAR    CGC: YES

COLOR OF STRAW OF HEALTHY PLANTS AT MATURITY. CODED 1 to 9.

Code          Definition
----          ----------
1             BLACK
1A            BLACK AND WHITE
1B            BLACK AND BROWN
2             BLUE
3             BROWN
3A            BROWN AND WHITE
4             GREY
5             PURPLE
6             RED
7             TAN
8             WHITE/AMBER
9             YELLOW

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
 3                    17   7                   529   9                  4958
 5                     1   8                   433


Descriptor: TESTWEIGHT     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

TEST WEIGHT OF GRAINS IN POUNDS / BUSHEL.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
   17.00 -   22.22    21     32.66 -   37.88  2174     48.32 -   53.54    15
   22.22 -   27.44    30     37.88 -   43.10  3183     53.54 -   58.76     2
   27.44 -   32.66   275     43.10 -   48.32    95     58.76 -   63.98     1


Descriptor: WEIGHTVOL     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

STANDARD USDA GRAIN GRADING TECHNIQUES WILL BE USED TO
DETERMINE THE SEED WEIGHT PER VOLUME (TEST WEIGHT).
MEASURED IN GRAMS PER HECTOLITER.


Descriptor: WINTERSURV     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

PERCENT OF PLANTS IN A ROW THAT SURVIVE THE WINTER WITH
ENOUGH VIGOR TO PRODUCE A NORMAL YIELD.  IDEALLY THE
RATINGS SHOULD BE BASED ON PERFORMANCE OVER A NUMBER OF
YEARS.


Descriptor: YIELD     obtype: NUMERIC    CGC: YES

WEIGHT OF GRAIN IN GRAMS PER NON-REPLICATED TWO METER ROW.
TAKEN AT MARICOPA OR ABERDEEN.

 Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.   Value             Freq.
 ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----   ----------------- -----
    2.00 -   81.11    59    239.33 -  318.44  1787    476.66 -  555.77   176
   81.11 -  160.22   375    318.44 -  397.55  1442    555.77 -  634.88    27
  160.22 -  239.33  1274    397.55 -  476.66   659    634.88 -  713.99     8