Agricultural Sciences, Engineering Sciences


An Improved Grain Storage Structure


Agricultural Sciences, Engineering Sciences

Focus Area:

Grain Storage

Social Benefits:

Prohibit absorption of moisture by dried grains from outside environment , Suitable for storing all types of food grains , Provide 98% protection to the stored grains from insect pest , Easy loading and unloading of stored grains , Best suited to resource poor rural farmer level storage , No sophisticated equipments required , Low cost of production

Developing Agency:

CSIR-North East Institute of Science and Technology (NEIST), Assam

Technology Readiness Index:

Technology Integrated

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Brief Description

Description :

CSIR-NEIST has designed a low cost storage structure to minimize storage loss of pulses/grains due to insect pest damage. Storing of food grains including cereals and pulses.

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