Project Description

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Leafy Vegetable Inspection and Rejection system

The Leafy Vegetable Inspection and Rejection System attaches to the front of the harvester. It is a module that can be added to existing harvesters with minimal modifications. It rejects the contaminated product before the cutting blade so that it does not contaminate the harvester.

Specifications:

  • Attaches to existing harvesters
  • Capacity = 10,000 lbs/hr
  • Smallest detection size = 1 mm
  • Items that it rejects:
    1. Foreign Objects
    2. Bird Droppings
    3. Downy Mildew
    4. Yellow Spots
    5. Tip Burn