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Measured variables color, surface, width, height
Operating system windows
Licence freeware
Automation level automated
Plant requirements any
Export formats csv
Other information 0000

Scientific article(s)

GrainScan: a low cost, fast method for grain size and colour measurements
Alex P Whan, Alison B Smith, Colin R Cavanagh, Jean-Philippe F Ral, Lindsay M Shaw, Crispin A Howitt, Leanne Bischof
Plant Methods, 2014 View paper

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GrainScan is a software method to measure grain size and colour from images captured with consumer level flatbed scanners, in a robust, standardised way. The accuracy and precision of the method have been demonstrated through screening wheat and Brachypodium distachyon populations for variation in size and colour.

Source: BMC Plant Methods

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