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Blütenkamm / manual harvesting helper

Blütenkamm
Blütenkamm

After visiting a lot of different agriculturists, we decided
to make a tool to harvest flowers for tea. The farmers
said that they have to get the flowers of the chamomile
and the cornflower by hand. We decided to make
something to curtail the time they need to make their
harvesting.
With this instrument it is much faster and more comfortable
to gather the flowers. There are two different
combs to attach, to adjust the spaces between the nails.
The flowers fall into the bag after they have pulled out.
The bag is fixed on the frame with press buttons. That
makes it easy to take the bag and wash it in the washing-
machine.

University

Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz

Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz
Aarau, Switzerland

Design

Lisa Nissen

Lisa Nissen
Greppen, Switzerland

Design

Lena Mini

Lena Mini
Uetendorf, Switzerland