Multiplication factor

Topic:

Seeds

Definition:

“General: the number of seeds produced from one parent seed.
In seed production: net seed yield per hectare (i.e. after seed cleaning and quality control), divided by the seed rate.”

References

Louwaars, N.P., van Marrewijk, G.A.M., 1996. Seed supply systems in developing countries. Technical Centre For Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), Wageningen, The Netherlands.

Last Updated:

Nov. 2020
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