Groundnut Value Chain Technology

Project Details

Pictures
Woman with groundnut
Groundnut tools in use
Groundnut surveys underway in SAf
The sheller produces very few damaged groundnuts
Shelling groundnuts by hand is a laborious task
Removing groundnut pods with the A-frame stripper
Two oxen pull the groundnut lifter at harvest
The groundnut stripper eases the workload
The mechanical sheller developed by the project
Mechanical shelling of groundnuts is many times faster than hand shelling
Feeding the sheller with groundnut pods
The sheller produces very few damaged groundnuts
Farmers give feedback on groundnut machinery
Operating the groundnut lifter at harvest time
The mechanical groundnut sheller is easy to operate
Women laughing with sheller