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Common faults

 

 

 

 

Efficiency of Cure-comparisons of leaf from top, middle and bottom tiers

Symptoms Cause Remedy
Bottom less discoloured than middle or top The rate of drying much too slow (i)  Increase ventilation

(ii) Increase rate of temperature rise

Bottom and top better than middle The rate of drying  too slow Increase rate of temperature rise
Bottom and middle better than top The rate of drying  too fast for ventilation (i)  Increase ventilation

(ii) If (i) is not possible reduce rate of temperature rise

 

 

 

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