sorghum bicolor (#2680)

Materialsorghum bicolor
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ straw (stalk/cob/ear) ▸ sorghum ▸ sorghum bicolor
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [220] stro ▸ [229] overig stro
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-05-05
Remarkscv H132, location 1, harvest August
LiteratureS. Amaducci, M. T. Amaducci, R. Benati and G. Venturi: Crop yield and quality parameters of four annual fibre crops (hemp, kenaf, maize and sorghum) in the North of Italy. Industrial Crops and Products 11-2/3 (2000) 179-186.


Property Unit Value Std dev Det lim Lab Date Method Remarks
ar dry daf

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 41.60 van Soest
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 26.70 van Soest
Lignin wt% (dry) 8.40 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 76.70 Calculated