African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6691

Full Length Research Paper

Technology transfer and anthropotechnology: An analysis of the sugarcane harvesting in Australia and Brazil

Lidiane Regina Narimoto
  • Lidiane Regina Narimoto
  • Production Engineering Department, Federal University of São Carlos, city of São Carlos, São Paulo State, Brazil.
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Joao Alberto Camarotto
  • Joao Alberto Camarotto
  • Production Engineering Department, Federal University of São Carlos, city of São Carlos, São Paulo State, Brazil.
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  •  Received: 20 January 2017
  •  Accepted: 18 May 2017
  •  Published: 02 August 2018

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