Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 88, A1
Synergistic automation in Burley harvesting and market preparation
University of Kentucky, Dept. of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, Lexington, KY, USA.
An automated harvesting system has been developed and tested for whole-plant harvesting of burley tobacco. An experimental prototype of this two-worker system has achieved a capacity of 0.12 ha (0.3 acre)/hour at a relatively low field efficiency of...