|Stored hay from Manitoba
|Treatments, Standards and Routes
|Average hay storage
|Mix and Location
|Silage or haylage in vertical silo 3%, silage or haylage in horizontal silo (3%), silage or haylage sealed in plastic (5%) and hay in round bales (89%).
|Functional Unit Flow Properties
|The dataset includes material and infrastructure inputs, as well as storage loss. Quantities are per metric tonne of hay (corrected to 90% dry matter).
|silage; haylage; bales
|Dataset Starting Year
|Dataset Valid Until
|Intended Process Applications
|Stored hay modelled in this dataset is intended for cattles.
|Ecospold Activity Type
|Ecospold Special Activity Type
|Agricultural production means (2.10)
|Quantitative Reference Type
|Dataset Time Domain Validity
|LCI Method Principle
|LCI Principles Deviations
|Attributional LCI methods were used.
|LCI Method Approaches
|Allocation - mass
|LCI Method Deviations
|Modelling Constant Deviations
|Data Cutoff/Completeness Principles
|Deviations from Cutoff/Completeness Principles
|Data Selection/Combination Principles
|Where provincial data was unavailable, data from another region (another province or Canada).
|Deviations from Selection/Combination Principles
|Data Treatment and Extrapolation Principles
|Deviations from Treatment and Extrapolation Principles
|Dataset Use Advice
|Dataset Review Summary
|Internal review was performed by Groupe AGÉCO comparing calculated values with other data sources. Data were reviewed by a scientific committee composed of beef industry, government and ENGO experts. External experts were also consulted.
|Type of Dataset Modelling
|Unit process, single operation
|Dataset Review Type
|Independent internal review
|Unit process(es), single operation
|Dataset Review Method
|Methodological Appropriateness and Consistency
|Review Report Source
|Overall Compliance Approval
|Dataset Intended Applications
|The intended application of this dataset is to provide an LCI that integrates considerations at a regional and provincial level to facilitate data use in animal production LCAs in Canada, especially for beef production.
|Dataset Access Restrictions
|Dataset License Type
|Free of charge for all users and uses