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Meteorology and grain storage

C. V. Smith

Meteorology and grain storage

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Published by Secretariat of the World Meteorological Organization in Geneva, Switzerland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grain -- Storage -- Climatic factors.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [48]-64).

    Statementby C.V. Smith and M.C. Gough.
    SeriesTechnical note / World Meteorological Organization no. 101, WMO ;, no. 243, Technical note (World Meteorological Organization) ;, no. 101., WMO (Series) ;, no. 243.
    ContributionsGough, M. C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC851 .W6445 no. 243, SB190 .W6445 no. 243
    The Physical Object
    Pagination82 p. :
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1343468M
    ISBN 109263122431
    LC Control Number92229635

    Drying grain is necessary for proper storage, handling and processing; the methods used for drying grain have an important influence on quality and the overall economics of the process. This book provides all the tools needed for effective grain drying, inculding mathematical theory, tabulated data on the physical and thermal properties of grains, and more.5/5(1). Underground pits are an effective, low-cost method of long-term grain storage especially for feed grain storage. Their most common use is for storing drought feed reserves on farms. Feed grain has been recovered in good condition after more than 10 years. The main drawback of underground storage is the difficulty of removing Size: KB. Grain is often harvested at a moisture content that is too high for safe storage. Drying is the most common post-harvest process performed for the long-term preservation of grain (Boumans, , Brooker et al., , Loewer et al., , MWPS, , Ross et al., ).Microflora and insects typically will not grow at equilibrium relative humidities below 65% (Christensen and Kaufmann, Cited by: 2.   Grain storage rings come in two types – one is very basic, the wood rings and another is the more prevalent and useful one, steel grain rings. Both types of the grain storage rings are functional and convenient for short-term grain storage, but as both have some limitations as well it is recommended to not use those for longer periods of time.


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