Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Publications

Document Type

Article

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

1986

Journal or Book Title

Transactions of the ASAE

Volume

29

Issue

4

First Page

1146

Last Page

1149

Abstract

Experiments were conducted to study the physical characteristics of soybeans sorted by a gravity separator. The sorted fractions differed significantly (P<0.05) in seed size as well as in seed mass. No significant differences (P>0.05) in seed specific gravity of the various fractions were found due to the high correlation between seed mass and seed volume. The lightest fraction had significantly (P<0.05) lower bulk density and was significantly (P<0.05) more brittle than the remainder of the seedlot.

Comments

This article is from Transactions of the ASAE 29 (1986): 1146–1149. Posted with permission.

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Copyright Owner

American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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