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Field-drying rice using modified swath harvesting

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Bryan M. Jenkins , University of California

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California Agriculture 43(2):25-27.

Published March 01, 1989

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Abstract

A technique for drying rice in windrows by covering them with stubble has been developed and field-tested. Modified swath harvesting reduces drying costs, and it protects the crop from dew, improving yield of head rice.

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The author acknowledges support of the California Rice Research Board and the cooperation of Heidrick Farms and Demeter Corporation, Woodland, California in conducting this research.

Field-drying rice using modified swath harvesting

Bryan M. Jenkins
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Field-drying rice using modified swath harvesting

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

Authors

Bryan M. Jenkins , University of California

Publication Information

California Agriculture 43(2):25-27.

Published March 01, 1989

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Author Affiliations show

Abstract

A technique for drying rice in windrows by covering them with stubble has been developed and field-tested. Modified swath harvesting reduces drying costs, and it protects the crop from dew, improving yield of head rice.

Full text

Full text is available in PDF.

Author notes

The author acknowledges support of the California Rice Research Board and the cooperation of Heidrick Farms and Demeter Corporation, Woodland, California in conducting this research.


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