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CIGR Handbook of Agricultural Engineering, Volume III Plant Production Engineering, Chapter 1 Machines for Crop Production, Part 1.4 Fertilizer Distributors
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgCitation: CIGR Handbook of Agricultural Engineering, Volume III Plant Production Engineering, Chapter 1 Machines for Crop Production, Part 1.4 Fertilizer Distributors, pp. 240-268 .(doi:10.13031/2013.36345)
Authors: J. W. Hofstee, L. Speelman, B. Scheufler
Keywords: Keywords: 1.4.1. Introduction, 1.4.2. Fertilizer Distributor Types, 1.4.3. Particle Trajectories, 1.4.4. Spread Pattern Analysis, 1.4.5. Developments
First paragraph: The most common application technique for distributing dry mineral fertilizer is spreading with a fertilizer spreader. Other application techniques for fertilizer are injection of anhydrous ammonia and spraying liquid fertilizer. Spreading of manure will not be discussed in this context.(Download PDF) (Export to EndNotes)