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Table 2 Basic data on calculation of total straw recovery (based on [38, 54,55,56])

From: Temporal and spatial availability of cereal straw in Germany—Case study: Biomethane for the transport sector

Data set Grain–straw ratio Stubble height Growth height Feasible collection ratio Recovery for biomethane production Total recovery
1: m m % % % Average
Wheat 0.8 0.10 0.50–1.50 80–93 80 64–74 69 71
Rye 0.9 1.50–2.00 93–95 74–76 75
Barley 0.7 0.70–1.20 86–92 69–74 72
Triticale 0.9 0.50–1.25 80–92 64–74 69
Oats 1.1 0.60–1.50 83–93 66–74 70