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Seed Cleaning Method - Basic Seed Cleaning

Basic seed cleaning refers to actual cleaning and grading of seeds. Unlike pre-cleaning/ Precleaning/ pre-conditioning, which may or may not be required, basic seed cleaning is an essential process in the seed cleaning operations. Many kinds of seeds can be completely cleaned and made into a finished product by, basic cleaning. In other instances, however, further separations to remove specific contaminants may be necessary, or desirable. Regardless of whether further specific separations are made or are not made, basic seed cleaning for every lot is invariably done.

Equipment for basic seed cleaning. Basic seed cleaning is done over an air screen machine, commonly referred to as an air screen cleaner. It is also basic equipment in seed processing plants.

 

 

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