The tool addresses the issue of choosing the right variety for organic farmers.
The tool provides data from organic and conventional variety trials including official VCU trials and observation plots.
SortInfo is an interactive website that provides both organic and conventional farmers with efficient and quick access to reliable trial results on varieties' yield, resistance to diseases, quality and other agricultural traits. Results are available from both organic and conventional trials immediately after harvest. In cooperation with the official variety office results from official variety testing are available alongside the national trials. SortInfo provides variety owners easy access to dissemination of variety results.
Crops included in SortInfo are cereals, grain legumes, maize, beets, grass and clover etc.
The tool makes it possible to show results over years, to compare chosen varieties and to make data charts with different comparisons.