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1. Application time and nozzles affect weed control in maize.

Problems of drift in pesticide treatments, the effects of different types of nozzle on droplet size and developments over the last 15 years in herbicides for use post-emergence in maize are discussed. In three experiments on moderate clay soils in the Bologna region in 2005, a mixture of Titus...

Foreign Title :Momenti di applicazione e ugelli influenzano il diserbo del mais.

Author(s) : Rapparini, G.; Geminiani, E.; Campagna, G.

Publisher : Edizioni l'Informatore Agrario Srl, Verona, Italy

Journal article : Informatore Agrario 2006 Vol.62 No.15 pp.102-107

2. Application of discharge tubes in grain silos (a technical note).

Dynamic pressures on the silo during the flow of materials are high and cause failure of silos. A device that reduces dynamic pressures and improves the flow of materials by means of a discharge tube is described.

Author(s) : Kobielak, S.; Shalouf, F. F.

Journal article : International Agrophysics 1999 Vol.13 No.3 pp.401-403 ref.11

3. The state of aeration technology.

The development of aeration systems for potato storage is described, including the shift from open to closed aeration systems, automation, problems with automatic drying, different aeration systems and limitation of black spot development.

Foreign Title :Zum Stand der Belüftungstechnik.

Author(s) : Leppack, E.

Journal article : Kartoffelbau 1999 Vol.50 No.5 pp.189-193 ref.2

4. Density, specific gravity, and mass-moisture relationships of grain for storage.

Publisher : American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE), St Joseph, USA

Miscellaneous : ASAE standards 1999. Standards, engineering practices, data. 1999 No.Ed.46 pp.508-510 ref.13

5. Tower silos: unit weight of silage and silo capacities.

Publisher : American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE), St Joseph, USA

Miscellaneous : ASAE standards 1999. Standards, engineering practices, data. 1999 No.Ed.46 pp.604-605

6. Labelling of pallets at the Eifelperle Milch eG dairy factory.

Foreign Title :Palettenetikettierung bei der Eifelperle Milch eG.

Author(s) : Brockmann, V.; Zapke, R.

Journal article : DMZ, Lebensmittelindustrie und Milchwirtschaft 1999 Vol.120 No.23 pp.1008-1011

7. Calculus for cells in grain silos.

Calculations used in the design of cells within silos for grain storage are described with particular reference to activities which can increase load factors, such as impact, pressure increases during the transition from the active to the passive zone, variations in apparent specific weight during...

Foreign Title :Calcolo delle celle per l'insilamento dei cereali.

Journal article : Tecnica Molitoria 1999 Vol.50 No.10 pp.1094-1106

8. Possibilities of improving the uniformity of ventilating hay stacks.

A mathematical analysis is made of the factors affecting the uniformity of ventilation of a hay stack when the air is blown through a perforated duct. Some results are given of the uniformity of ventilation and the energy savings achieved, when ventilating a cylindrical stack of hay 10 m high and...

Author(s) : Zhuriba, S. K.

Journal article : Tekhnika v Sel'skom Khozyaĭstve 1999 No.No. 4 pp.14-15

9. Fruit cold storage: techniques and equipment.

Developments in the areas of precooling and cold storage of fresh fruits, including cold production, insulation and controlled atmosphere storage are described.

Author(s) : Billiard, F.

Conference paper; Journal article : Acta Horticulturae 1999 No.No. 485 pp.61-70 ref.16

10. Silos and slurry tanks: be careful.

Dangers related to silos (especially tower silos) and slurry tanks on farms are briefly described, including the occurrence of toxic gases.

Foreign Title :Silos et fosses à lisier: prudence.

Author(s) : Corbeit, J.

Journal article : Producteur de Lait Québécois 1999 Vol.19 No.9 pp.50-51

11. On environmental assessment of horizontal silo facilities.

Fermenting silage effluent and percolating effluent are potential threats to the environment, but are basically avoidable through constructional and operational measures. The kinetics of contents in contaminated precipitation water shows that environmental hazard potential is positively correlated...

Foreign Title :Zur Umweltverträglichkeit von Flachsiloanlagen.

Author(s) : Kahlstatt, J.; Schön, H.; Wendl, G.

Journal article : Landtechnik 2000 Vol.55 No.1 pp.52-53 ref.2

12. Repairing horizontal silos.

Practical experiments showed that reconstructing horizontal silo floors with a second layer of concrete, which is applied with a newly developed surface finisher, can be a permanent and low-cost method. Costs are compared with bitumen (annual replacement), asphalt (3-5 cm thick) and plastic...

Foreign Title :Instandsetzung von Gärfutter-Flachsiloanlagen.

Author(s) : Epinatjeff, P.; Havenith, D.; Jungbluth, T.

Journal article : Landtechnik 2000 Vol.55 No.1 pp.54-55 ref.6

13. Plastic silos - recommendations for safe operation.

Material fatigue and/or overloading can cause a collapse of tower silos made of glass fibre reinforced plastic. As the silos are designed mainly for the relatively coarse-fibred grass and maize silages, the danger of collapse increases when silos are filled with products of a high density, such as...

Foreign Title :Kunststoffsilos - Empfehlungen für den sicheren Betrieb.

Author(s) : Jakob, R.

Journal article : Agrarforschung 2000 Vol.7 No.1 pp.4-7

15. Saving costs with greater storage productivity [for milk products].

Foreign Title :Kosten sparen durch höhere Lagerproduktivität.

Author(s) : Grosch, M.; Spee, D.

Journal article : Österreichische Milch & Lebensmittelwirtschaft 1998 Vol.53 No.1/2 pp.18-22

16. Layer storage is a revolution in storage techniques [for milk and food products].

Foreign Title :Schichtenlager revolutioniert die Lagertechnik [for the storage of milk and food products].

Journal article : Österreichische Milch & Lebensmittelwirtschaft 1998 Vol.53 No.3 pp.22-23

17. Density, specific gravity, mass-moisture relationships of grain for storage.

Publisher : American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE), St Joseph, USA

Journal article : ASAE standards 1998: standards engineering practices data 1998 No.No. 45 pp.492-494 ref.13

18. Procedure for establishing volumetric capacities of cylindrical grain bins.

Publisher : American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE), St Joseph, USA

Journal article : ASAE standards 1998: standards engineering practices data 1998 No.No. 45 pp.679-682 ref.4

19. Loads exerted by free-flowing grain on bins.

Publisher : American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE), St Joseph, USA

Journal article : ASAE standards 1998: standards engineering practices data 1998 No.No. 45 pp.690-693 ref.25

20. Optimization of storehouse shape.

A study on the optimization of store shape is presented with reference to microclimate within the store and production losses. Methods for determining the optimal shape of the store are also presented.

Foreign Title :Sandėlių formos optimizavimas.

Author(s) : Novošinskas, H.

Journal article : Žemės Ūkio Inžinerija, Mokslo Darbai 1998 Vol.30 No.2 pp.87-100 ref.4

21. Salon IPA; new developments.

New developments and equipment for milk processing are briefly described, including moulding and cheesemaking equipment, milk analysis, milk sterilization, and packaging of cheese.

Foreign Title :Salon IPA: panorama des nouveautés.

Author(s) : Lemoine, R.

Journal article : RLF 1998 No.No. 587 pp.36-37

22. Shelf-life extension of American fresh ginseng by controlled atmosphere storage and modified atmosphere packaging.

American ginseng [Panax quinquefolius] roots (grown in Wisconsin, USA) were treated with an antimicrobial agent, and stored under various CA (2, 5 and 8% CO2) or MA conditions at 2°C in an attempt to extend shelf life. Changes in respiration rates during CA storage, gas composition in packages,...

Author(s) : Jeon, B. S.; Lee, C. Y.

Journal article : Journal of Food Science 1999 Vol.64 No.2 pp.328-331 ref.11

23. Low temperature and controlled atmosphere storage of fruit of longan (Dimocarpus longan Lour.).

Fruits of 2 longan cultivars, Shixia and Wuyuan (grown in Guangzhou, China), were stored at 1, 2.5 or 5°C for 30 days. Disease was controlled in both cultivars at 1°C, but chilling injury was observed on the skin of Wuyuan, and it increased rapidly after 20 days. Wuyuan appeared to be more chilling ...

Author(s) : Jiang YueMing

Journal article : Tropical Science 1999 Vol.39 No.2 pp.98-101 ref.12

24. Design of the openings of plastic containers to optimise forced-air precooling and liquid-icing of fruits and vegetables.

A patented family of standard, reusable and recyclable plastic containers for handling, storing and transferring horticultural crops from field to market has been developed. The design of the containers was based on the optimization of the openings on the surface of the container for forced air and ...

Author(s) : Goyette, B.; Vigneault, C.

Publisher : American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE), St Joseph, USA

Conference paper : ASAE/CSAE-SCGR Annual International Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 18-21 July, 1999. 1999 pp.14 pp. ref.3

25. Design of an automated control system for mini-chamber controlled atmosphere storage.

An automated system for the control of CO2 and O2 levels was designed to control gas levels in 28 laboratory-scale controlled atmosphere chambers. It consisted of a gas analyser, a data acquisition and control system, various electrical and mechanical components and the logistics learned in...

Author(s) : Beaudry, C.; Vigneault, C.; Landry, J. A.; Raghavan, G. S. V.; Gariépy, Y.; Goyette, B.

Publisher : American Society of Agricultural Engineers (ASAE), St Joseph, USA

Conference paper : ASAE/CSAE-SCGR Annual International Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 18-21 July, 1999. 1999 pp.9 pp. ref.10