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1. (WO2018185100) CLEANING CROPS VEHICLE AND METHOD OF THE SAME

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/185100    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2018/058489
Publication Date: Fri Oct 12 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Wed Apr 04 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: A01D 33/08
A23N 12/02
Applicants: DEPREZ CONSTRUCT NV
Inventors: DEPREZ, Johan
Title: CLEANING CROPS VEHICLE AND METHOD OF THE SAME
Abstract:
According to an embodiment the invention relates to a vehicle (110) configured to operate next to a harvesting machine (100), the vehicle (110) comprising a first receptacle (111) suitable to receive crops (102) delivered by the harvesting machine (100) through a delivering conveyor (101) while the vehicle (110) is driving alongside the harvesting machine (100) during a mobile harvesting operation and a cleaning device (113) adapted to receive the received crops (102) of the first receptacle (111) and automatically separate the received crops (102) in excess materials (121) and cleaned crops (120) characterized in that the vehicle is operated such that the excess materials (121) of the cleaning device (113) are scattered on the agricultural field (300) while the vehicle (110) is driving along the agricultural field (300) and in that the vehicle (110) further comprises a second receptacle (115) adapted to buffer the cleaned crops (120).