This project examined building elements used in traditional grain store designs commonly found throughout sub-Saharan Africa. Specifically the project set out to improve traditional designs to meet the need to minimize depletion of hardwood resources used in their construction and to reduce pest attack to the store and its contents.
Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, Chatham Maritime, Kent, UK., Institute of Agricultural Engineering, Harare, Zimbabwe, 21 pp.
Final Technical Report. Improved Design of Indigenous Grain Stores.