Mechanized harvest of cassava technology


Problem that technology is supposed to solve :

Mechanisation of tuber harvesting


Technical characteristics of the technology :

- Reduction of harvesting chores 2-4h/ha
- Manual cassava harvesting takes 44-74 days/ha
- After the harvest, the field is ploughed. This saves fuel, time and costs in subsequent operations

Economic characteristics of the technology

- Acquisition cost :

- Economic profitability :

- Comparative advantage :

Limits of the technology :