5-minute lesson: Dry chain and dry store

Description

The benefits and importance of postharvest drying is the subject of this short presentation given by Johan Van Asbrouck of Rhino Research. The presentation highlights several drying technologies (drying beads, DryBox, DrumDry, and others) and shares details on a collaboration with Lal Teer Seed Company. The presentation concludes by showcasing the examples of drying chili powder and spirulina.

Lesson 1: Start the implementation by those who are benefiting most
Lesson 2: Postharvest needs and beyond are huge and the impact will be enormous.

This presentation was given at the 2017 Horticulture Innovation Lab annual meeting in Antigua, Guatemala.

Technology

Drying beads

Countries

Bangladesh