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Table 3 Input parameters for the CROPWAT model for different biomass types in China

From: Regional water footprints of potential biofuel production in China

  Cassava [41] Sweet sorghum Jatropha curcas [46]
\(K_{C}\) value, initial stage 0.3 0.3 0.6
\(K_{C}\) value, mid-season 1.1 1.0 1.2
\(K_{C}\) value, late season 0.5 0.55 0.4
Duration of initial stage (days) 60 20 20
Duration of development stage (days) 50 40 20
Duration of mid-season (days) 120 41 30
Duration of late season (days) 30 37 65
Rooting depth, initial stage (m) 0.2 0.3 0.3
Rooting depth, mid-season (m) 1.0 1.4 1.2