Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Harvester for canning fruit: Exploratory trials with cling peaches and Bartlett pears to evaluate feasibility of shaking fruit onto catching frame

Authors

Lloyd H. Lamouria
Richard W. Harris
George H. Abernathy
Sherman J. Leonard

Authors Affiliations

Lloyd H. Lamouria is Associate Professor of Agricultural Engineering, University of California, Davis; Richard W. Harris is Assistant Professor of Pomology, University of California, Davis; George H. Abernathy is Junior Specialist in Agricultural Engineering, University of California, Davis; Sherman J. Leonard is Associate Food Technologist, University of California, Davis.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 11(8):11-14. DOI:10.3733/ca.v011n08p11. August 1957.

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Abstract

Tree structure is the greatest deterrent to the successful mechanical harvest of fruit destined for the cannery.

Lamouria L, Harris R, Abernathy G, Leonard S. 1957. Harvester for canning fruit: Exploratory trials with cling peaches and Bartlett pears to evaluate feasibility of shaking fruit onto catching frame. Hilgardia 11(8):11-14. DOI:10.3733/ca.v011n08p11
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