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Cubing increases density of kenaf

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Dennis J. DaVia, Department of Agronomy and Range Science, U.C., Davis
Marvin O. Bagby, Science and Education Administration, U.S.D.A., Peoria, Illinois
Buren A. Wolf, Department of Animal Science, U. C., Davis
Paulden F. Knowles, U.C., Davis
John R. Goss, U.C., Davis.

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California Agriculture 32(9):11-12.

Published September 01, 1978

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Abstract

Kenaf is useful not only as a fiber source for rope, twine, and cloth, but also as a supplemental fiber source for paper. Difficulties caused by its high bulk content can be overcome by using alfalfa-cubing methods which compress the kenaf for easier storage and transportation.

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Assistance of John B. Dobie, Lecturer, Agricultural Engineering, U.C., Davis, is gratefully acknowledged. This study was partially funded by the Northern Regional Research Center, Peoria, Illinois.

Cubing increases density of kenaf

Dennis J. DaVia, Marvin O. Bagby, Buren A. Wolf, Paulden F. Knowles, John R. Goss
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Cubing increases density of kenaf

Share using any of the popular social networks Share by sending an email Print article
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Authors

Dennis J. DaVia, Department of Agronomy and Range Science, U.C., Davis
Marvin O. Bagby, Science and Education Administration, U.S.D.A., Peoria, Illinois
Buren A. Wolf, Department of Animal Science, U. C., Davis
Paulden F. Knowles, U.C., Davis
John R. Goss, U.C., Davis.

Publication Information

California Agriculture 32(9):11-12.

Published September 01, 1978

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

Kenaf is useful not only as a fiber source for rope, twine, and cloth, but also as a supplemental fiber source for paper. Difficulties caused by its high bulk content can be overcome by using alfalfa-cubing methods which compress the kenaf for easier storage and transportation.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

Assistance of John B. Dobie, Lecturer, Agricultural Engineering, U.C., Davis, is gratefully acknowledged. This study was partially funded by the Northern Regional Research Center, Peoria, Illinois.


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