Processes flow chart for artificial pollination (NAA in liquid suspension − NAA in solid mixture).
|Process||Type of process||Activity|
|5||Operation||Getting ready equipment and inputs|
|Filling equipment with inputs|
|10||Transportation||Walking from palm to palm, at the field|
|15||Decision making||Does the inflorescence need to be treated?|
|1st time: go to activity 20|
|2nd, 3rd time: go to activity 25|
|20||Operation||Open peduncular bracts|
|25||Operation||Spraying the NAA on the inflorescence|
|30||Operation||Labelling the leaf that holds the treated inflorescence|
|35||Transportation||Walking around the palm, searching for other inflorescences to treat|
|40||Storage||Recording the data on inflorescences treated in the palm (with a pencil on a paper form)|
|45||Decision making||Is the NAA over?|
|Yes: go to activity 5|
|No: go to activity 50|
|50||Decision making||End of the working day?|
|Yes: End of the working|
|No: go to activity 10|
|55||End of the working day|
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