OSU Hand Planter, Greenseeder hand planter for the developing world OSU Hand Planter, universal maize planter Greenseeder one minute video   

Hand Planter Information
OSU Hand Planter Manual
PLANTER User Manual  (Spanish)

Planter Data/Results (+ seed weights)
Hand Planter Pictures, (Maize Landscape, El Salvador, Uganda)
Developing World (1987, CIMMYT, legume interseeding)
Planter Design/Specifications
Internal Drum (seed and fertilizer) + seed sizes
Use for Mosquito Abatement US EPA

Power point presentations
Odyssey_misses
(workshop data base)
Nitrogen Use Efficiency Nitrogen Use Efficiency, Nitrogen Fertilizers,nitrogen algorithms, NUE, Nitrogen and the Environment

Hand Planter Cooperation

Assoumane Maiga, Mali Representative
Argemiro Moreno, Colombia Representative
AGCO
Dupont-Pioneer
CIMMYT - Asia ,CIMMYT - Africa
CENTA, CARE, El Salvador
Sierra Leone
Kenya, Ethiopia
Uganda, Zimbabwe
India, China, Mexico
Central America (all NARS)
IPNI, Togo project, Steve Phillips
IPNI, Armando Tasistro
Sierra Leone (Pat Bell)
NGO's (several)

Hand Planter Planning

Energy Harvesting for Singulation (A. Koller and J. Rascon)
OSU Hand Planter Plan 2009
AGCO Hand Planter Demo Report
Rotary Hand Planter Proposal Hand Planter Proposal, September 1, 2017
Maize area Background data
Third World Hand Planter Brochure

Useful Links

One Acre Fund
OSU Pocket Sensor
Smallfarmtoolbox Page





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