Sources Of Harvesting Plows

l.D.C.-Bornu Groundnut Lifter and I.T. Groundnut Lifter Plans

The I.D.C.-Bornu Groundnut Lifter was originally developed in a joint USAID/Ministry of Agriculture project at Maiduguri for the savanna area of northern Nigeria, This tool was later introduced by the l.D.C.-Zaria for manufacture by local blacksmiths, and it was more recently adapted for local manufacture at the I.T.D.G. Project at Magoye, Zambia. The lifters have no sifting tines but were designed spe cifically for groundnut raising (peanuts and legumes).

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Hert Digger

Digging five times faster than a hand tool,

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I.D.C. Groundnut Lifters.

I.D.C. Groundnut Lifters.

The Hertecant potato-raising plow, mounted on an Agria two-wheel tractor. Willem Hertccant

this digger is attached to a multipurpose main body. Other attachments include a hoe and ridger. The digging element weighs 37.5 pounds, the forecarriage 55.2 pounds. There is a choice of a single or double handle, made to order.

W. Hertecant 9200 Kwatrecht Wetteren. Belgium

AEBI Potato-Harvesting Attachment

With their model AM 75 two-wheel tractor,

AEBI offers a potato digger with a longsifting provision for rooting out potatoes and leaving them piled on top of the soil in a neat row. It is adapted for operation on a 35-percent slope.

Burgdorf, Switzerland

( AEBI Potato Harvester ' AEBI and Co.

Other Potato Diggers for 2-Wbeel Tractors Are Made By:

Pasquali U.S.A. Verona, WI 53592

AMC Equipments Biinvillers 6211 FonequeviUers Boite Postale 5, France

VV. Hertecant 9200 Kwatrecht

^Vetteren, Belgium


Pasipiali Macchine Agricole s.p.a. Via Nu ova, 30, Calenzano Firenze 50041 FI 082, Italy

Tomblame 54510, r ranee

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