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Conference paper, 2013

Data sources for model validation – variety testing data from Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden

Halling, Magnus; Niskanen, M; Jauhiainen, Lauri; Niemeläinen, Oiva; Nesheim, Lars; Thorvaldsson, Gudni


Official variety tests provide one and well organized data source for model validation. Someinformation of official variety testing experiments of forage crops in Finland and Sweden ispresented in this paper. Information of the testing progamme procedure and of the latestresults are available for example in the publications of Dryler 2012, Halling 2012, Kangas et al.2012 and Nesheim and Langerud 2013.

Published in

NJF Report
2013, volume: 9, number: 1, pages: 24-27
Publisher: NJF


Nordic Forage Model Applications - predicting forage yield and quality in a variable and changing climate

Authors' information

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Crop Production Ecology
Niskanen, M
Jauhiainen, Lauri
Agrifood Research Finland (MTT)
Niemeläinen, Oiva
Agrifood Research Finland (MTT)
Nesheim, Lars
Thorvaldsson, Gudni
Agricultural University of Iceland (LBHI)

UKÄ Subject classification

Agricultural Science

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