Hand Planter Publications

Article Description Document
CSA News Hand Planter Article Hand planter could boost productivity for world’s poorest farmers PDF Version of Article
User Manual OSU Hand Planter Manual, universal maize planter
The GreenSeeder Hand Planter User Manual
OSU Hand Planter Manual

Planter User Manual(Spanish)

Journal Articles
Required Reading
Required Reading for those using the OSU Hand Planter

Journals Description Document
2020 Effect pf Spacing, Planting Methods and Nitrgeon on Maize Grain Yield Fornah Required Reading
2019 Maize (zea mays L.) Grain Yield Response to Methods of Nitrogen Fertilization. https://doi.org/10.1080/00103624.2019.1670837. Oyebiyi
2019 Economics of the Greenseeder Hand Planter (Agrosystems Geosciences & Environment) Ng'ombe
2018 Hand Planter for the Developing World: Factor Testing and Refinement.  Agrosystems Geosciences & Environment.  Agrosyst. Geosci. Environ. 1:180002 (2018) doi:10.2134/age2018.03.0002 Dhillon Required Reading
2017 Evaluation of drum cavity size and planter tip on singulation and plant emergence in maize (Zea mays L.) Dhillon Required Reading
2017 Finding the Technological Sweet Spot: The Smallholder Conservation Agriculture Maize Seeder J. Sust. Dev. 10 (5): 241-256. Harman
2014 Effect of Seed Distribution and Population on Maize (Zea mays L.) Grain Yield. Int. J. of Agronomy. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/125258 Chim
2014 Hand planter for maize (Zea mays L.) in the developing world. (J. Plant Nutr.) (http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/01904167.2015.1022186) Omara
2004 Response of Corn Grain Yield to Spatial and Temporal Variability Weidong Liu
1999 Improving Nitrogen Use Efficiency for Cereal Production, Agron. J. 91:357-363 Raun
2010 Independence of yield potential and crop nitrogen response. J. Prec. Agric. 12:508 Raun


Posters Description Document
Development and Evaluation of a singulating Maize Hand Planter for Use in Developing Countries Development and Evaluation of a singulating Maize Hand Planter for Use in Developing Countries PPT
OSU Greenseeder Display OSU GreenSeeder Planter PPT
Hand Planter for Emerging Countries Hand Planter for Emerging Countries Global HortiCulture PPT

Journal Publications, Nitrogen Use Efficiency