Harvest Management Handouts

HARVEST MANAGEMENT HANDOUTS


Bakit mahalaga ang Pagpapatuyo

Ang pagpapatuyo ng palay ay ginagawa upang mapababa ang posibilidad o panganib ng pagkabulok na sanhi ng amag, pigilin ang mga pag-atake ng mga insekto, at maiwasan ang pangingitim ng butil dahil sa init na mula sa mataas na porsiyento ng tubig. Maaaring gawin ang pagpapatuyo sa araw o pagpapatuyo gamit ang iba’t-ibang mechanical dryers tulad ng flatbed dryer at ...
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Combine harvesting

Combine harvester greatly reduces harvesting time as the crop is simultaneously harvested and threshed. Before using a combine harvester Throughly clean the combine harvester parts such as the cutting assembly, auger conveyors, thresher, and the cleaning component to avoid seed contamination. Clean the sacks to be used in loading grains to prevent impurities. In using a combine harvester 1 Do ...
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Grain cleaning

Grain cleaning is the process is the process of removing straw, chaff, unfilled/half-filled grains and other impurities from the harvested grain. Affects storability and milling quality of palay Unclean palay is more prone to deterioration Most mechanical threshers are already equipped with grain cleaning components Palay for seeds require further cleaning ...
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Guidelines in storing seeds

1. Apply seed treatment if necessary, especially for those intended for seed purposes. 2. Store only good quality seeds that are properly dried and cleaned. Poor quality seed loses its viability even when stored under ideal storage conditions. High moisture causes heating, which encourages growth of seed-borne fungi and increased insect activity. Hence, palay must be stored dry at 14% ...
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Harvest management recommendations in the uplands

Harvest panicles at least 85% maturity, thresh immediately and dry to 14% moisture content (MC) for milling and 12% MC for planting. Storage Clean and store seeds in air-tight, cool, dry, and rodent-proof containers. Super Grain Bag Hermetic (water- and gas-tight), enables control of insects without the use of chemicals, prevents mold growth, and maintains seed germination UV-resistant and can ...
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