Process Protocol for Ginning of Machine Picked Cotton

  • Cleaning machines required and their sequence of operations were optimized based on trash content and fibre quality attributes in the cleaned cotton.
  • The machine comprises of cylinder cleaner, stripper cleaner, 3-stage stick machine and impact cleaner connected in line through a pneumatic conveying system
  • Trash content in machine picked cotton reduced to acceptable level of 4-5% from initial trash content of 12-14%.