Continuous paper tray costs are higher for machine harvesting than for hand harvesting since the fruit load per unit of tray area is less than ... The rod shaker will deliver most of the fruit to the tray as single berries whether the canes are cut or not, but the incidence and extent ... Thus, the capital cost per acre of a grape harvester is higher for raisin harvest onto continuous trays than for wine grape harvest.
|Title||:||Raisin Production Manual|
|Author||:||L. Peter Christensen|
|Publisher||:||UCANR Publications - 2000|