Breeding Insight's Resources for Field Book

Welcome! These are resources for using the Field Book phenotyping app with a BreedBase instance for a specific species (such as LettuceBase, SalmonBase, BlueberryBase, etc.). The instructions are also available as a slide deck.

We hope this information will assist you with becoming more familiar and comfortable with collecting information in Field Book and storing it in BreedBase.

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Resources for Field Book:

I. Hardware and Device Recommendations

II. Creating a BreedBase User Account

III. Using Field Book with BreedBase Instances

IV. Capturing Photos with Field Book

V. Exporting Data Locally from Field Book

VI. Field Book FAQ


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