Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Point of contact: jrc-datam@ec.europa.eu

Title: Biomass estimates

Description

The JRC - Biomass estimates database quantifies the production and residues of agricultural biomass. It has been elaborated jointly by JRC and the Nova-Institute. The indicators estimated are the harvested biomass, the amount of agricultural residues with a distinction between used and non-used residues, the domestic extraction used (DEU), the Harvested area and the Yield of the domestic extraction used. The domestic extraction used (DEU) refers to the sum of the harvested biomass and used residues. All indicators are expressed in tonnes of fresh and dry matter. The scope of this database is all agricultural commodities, for each of the 28 EU Member states. Data are available from 1991 to 2013.

Contributors
Tévécia Ronzon tevecia.ronzon@ec.europa.eu
Stephan Piotrowski stephan.piotrowski@nova-institut.de
Michael Carus michael.carus@nova-institut.de
How to cite
Ronzon, Tévécia; Piotrowski, Stephan; Carus, Michael (2015):  Biomass estimates. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-datam-biomass-estimates
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Data access

Publications

  • publication DataM – Biomass estimates (v3): a new database to quantify biomass availability in the European Union

    Ronzon T, Piotrowski S, Carus M. DataM – Biomass estimates (v3): a new database to quantify biomass availability in the European Union . EUR 27291. Luxembourg (Luxembourg): Publications Office of the European Union; 2015. JRC96246

    DOI:10.2791/650215

Additional information
Last modified 2017-04-20
Issue date 2015-10-29
Landing page https://datam.jrc.ec.europa.eu/datam/perm/od/jrc-datam-biomass-estimates
Geographic area European Union
Temporal coverage

From: 1961-01-01 – To: 2014-12-31

Update frequency annual
Language English
Data theme(s) Agriculture, fisheries, forestry and food
EuroVoc domain(s) 56 AGRICULTURE, FORESTRY AND FISHERIES
Identifier http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-datam-biomass-estimates

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