GROUP FOR ASSISTANCE ON SYSTEMS
RELATING TO GRAIN AFTER HARVEST
GASGA Executive Seminar Series No. 2.
Deutsche Gesellschaft fr Technische
Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) GmbH
Eschborn, Federal Republic of Germany
Overview of grain drying and storage problems in India
Commercial use of dryers
Use of dryers at farmer level or in community drying systems
Grain dryers suitable for rural level use
Dryers for cottage-level industries
A new approach to developing a dryer for cottage level food industry
Storage of food grains
On-farm food grain storage
Bulk storage of food grains in India
Overview of grain drying in China
The geographic distribution of wet grain in China
Methods of grain drying
Some imperatives in crop drying research
What is the need for crop dryers in the Southeast Asian region?
What are the purported advantages of system dryers?
Who are the potential users of system grain dryers?
What has not been done that needs to be done
Commercial utilisation of research results
Experiences in research result utilisation
Research result evaluation
Problems in commercialisation
Proposed plan of action