Applied Engineering in Agriculture



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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, SENSORS, & CONTROL SYSTEMS

Automatic Identification of Asian Rice Plant-Hopper Based on Image Processing    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 591-602. (doi: 10.13031/aea.11605) @2017
Authors:   Jialiang Wang, Rui Kang, Kunjie Chen, Deying Liu, Haiming Yu
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Automatically Determining the Segmentation Lines between Images of Adherent Rice Grains    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 603-609. (doi: 10.13031/aea.11213) @2017
Authors:   Yongming Chen, Ping Lin
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Using Microwave Sensing to Investigate Kernel Moisture Content at the Front and Back of Semitrailers during Peanut Drying    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 611-617. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12079) @2017
Authors:   Micah A. Lewis, Samir Trabelsi, Stuart O. Nelson
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Development and Evaluation of a Low-Cost Probe-Type Instrument to Measure the Equilibrium Moisture Content of Grain    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 619-627. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12266) @2017
Authors:   Paul R Armstrong, Samuel McNeil, Naomi Manu, Augustine Bosomtwe, James K Danso, Enoch Osekre, George Opit
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MACHINERY SYSTEMS

Developing the USDA ARS Spray Nozzle Models for Rotary Wing Applications    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 631-640. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12364) @2017
Authors:   Bradley K Fritz, W Clint Hoffmann
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Laboratory and Full Boom-Based Investigation of Nozzle Setup Error Effects on Flow, Pressure, and Spray Pattern Distribution    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 641-653. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12043) @2017
Authors:   Shane H. Forney, Joe D. Luck, Michael F. Kocher, Santosh K. Pitla
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Influence of Wild Blueberry Fruit Yield, Plant Height, and Ground Slope on Picking Performance of a Mechanical Harvester: Basis for Automation    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 655-666. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12187) @2017
Authors:   Aitazaz Ahsan Farooque, Qamar Uz Zaman, Travis Esau, Young Ki Chang, Arnold Walter Schumann, Waqas Jameel
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Economic Analysis of Agricultural Tractors in South Korea: Classified Based on Energy Efficiency Grades    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 667-677. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12026) @2017
Authors:   C S Shin, K U Kim, Patrick Kwon
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Tractor Power Take-Off Torque Measurement and Data Acquisition System    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 679-686. (doi: 10.13031/aea.11994) @2017
Authors:   James BW Roeber, Santosh K Pitla, Roger M Hoy, Joe D Luck, Mike F Kocher
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An Overhead Optical Yield Monitor for a Sugarcane Harvester Based on Two Optical Distance Sensors Mounted above the Loading Elevator    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 687-693. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12191) @2017
Authors:   Randy R. Price, Richard M. Johnson, Ryan P. Viator
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Reducing the Integrated Harrington Seed Destructor Power Requirements through Chaff Fraction Optimization    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 695-701. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12154) @2017
Authors:   Andrew Louis Guzzomi, Matthew Ryan, Chris Saunders, Michael Joseph Walsh
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NATURAL RESOURCES & ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS

Site-Specific Erodibility in Claypan Soils: Dependence on Subsoil Characteristics   Open Access    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 705-718. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12120) @2017
Authors:   Stacey E. Tucker-Kulesza, Gretchen F. Sassenrath, Tri Tran, Weston Koehn, Lauren Erickson
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PROCESSING SYSTEMS

X-Ray Detection of Fissures in Rough Rice Kernels    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 721-728. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12369) @2017
Authors:   Zephania R. Odek, Bhagwati Prakash, Terry J. Siebenmorgen
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Improving the Performance and Energy Efficiency of Pneumatic Dryer for Okara    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 729-736. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12395) @2017
Authors:   Chatchai Nimmol, Anucha Hirunwat
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Equilibrium Moisture Content of Kabuli Chickpea, Black Sesame, and White Sesame Seeds    
Citation:  Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 33(5): 737-742. (doi: 10.13031/aea.12460) @2017
Authors:   Paul R Armstrong, Elizabeth B Maghirang, Subramanyam Bhadriraju, Samuel G McNeill
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