Lab Welfare

The purpose of this package is to calculate the heat load index of the various genotypes using the method proposed by Gaugh, besides offering a calculation to find the value of the temperature in the black globe in which is essential for the method proposed by Gaugh, other utilities as risk index. , alerting, reporting with historical analysis of pens.


  • Calculate HLI (Heat Load Index)
  • Calculate HLI based on Air temperature and solar radiation
  • Shows risk at five degrees (negligible, low, medium, high and extreme)


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