Chapter 7. Harvest Management

  1. Glyn James
  1. David Weekes

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995358.ch7

Sugarcane, Second Edition

Sugarcane, Second Edition

How to Cite

Weekes, D. (2004) Harvest Management, in Sugarcane, Second Edition (ed G. James), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995358.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632054763

Online ISBN: 9780470995358

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Keywords:

  • harvest management;
  • pre-harvesting burning;
  • decision on burning;
  • fire control measures;
  • reaping and transportation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pre-harvest burning

  • Green cane harvesting

  • To burn or not to burn

  • Unplanned cane fires

  • Fire control measures

  • Fire control equipment

  • Reaping and transport

  • Cane storage

  • Coordination and control of harvesting