An audio visual guide to Community Scale Small Millet Processing

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLw4jroI0AKyC9avNj1fLKQc78UWAr8sVj Here are a series of short clips giving a brief overview of community scale small millet processing. This was put together in 2016 for the DHAN Foundation and the Small Millets Foundation with support from IDRC, Canada.

Steps in small millet processing

Like any grain processing, small millet processing involves three primary tasks: Size Grading Density Grading Hulling (also referred to as dehusking) An eccentric or vibrating grader is used to achieve size grading, a¬†destoner is used for density grading and an¬†impact or shear huller is used for hulling. Most people talking about millet processing invariably focus … Continue reading Steps in small millet processing