Self propelled tea harvesters and their operating costs
Acuna, D.; Swier, R.
Informe técnico - INTA. Estación Experimental Agropecuaria Misiones 36: 1-16
A preliminary analysis of the park of automotive tea harvesting machines of the Argentine Republic was carried out. Machines were classified according to their component parts: chassis, engine, transmission, cutting and collection systems. Operative costs were estimated for three representative models. Costs were compared between them and with those of traction by hand.