Annual Crop (T1-T4) Stand Counts — Main Cropping System Experiment (MCSE)

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The number of annual crop plants (stand counts) in ANPP biomass samples taken before harvest of MCSE Treatments 1-4, reported in number per square meter.

This datatable is part of the Stand Counts for Treatments of the Main Cropping System Experiment dataset.

Stand counts for annual (T1-T4) and perennial (T5-T6) treatments as a measure of seed germination, stand development or tree survival.


Experiment: Main Cropping System Experiment (MCSE)
Data available from: October 2005 to October 2021
Dataset: KBS030
Datatable ID: KBS019-016.36
Core Areas Primary Production,Populations,Disturbance
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Last Updated 2024-02-07
Variate Description Units
date sample date
treatment treatment that the sample came from
replicate replicate plot the sample was taken from
station the station where the plants were collected
species crop species grown
plants per square meter number of plants per square meter quadrant

Data Excerpt

date treatment replicate station species plants_per_square_meter
2021-10-13 T4 R6 S1 Glycine max L. (*) 27.0
2021-10-13 T4 R6 S2 Glycine max L. (*) 27.0
2021-10-13 T4 R6 S3 Glycine max L. (*) 19.0
2021-10-13 T4 R6 S4 Glycine max L. (*) 23.0
2021-10-13 T4 R6 S5 Glycine max L. (*) 20.0
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