Methods of drying Temperature, Power level (ºC, Watt) Final moisture content,% (d.b) Total Drying time(min)
HAD 50 6.206 540
60 6.681 420
70 6.766 360
80 6.889 300
FBD 50 6.251 270
60 6.325 210
70 6.417 180
80 6.591 150
MWD 180 6.059 13
360 6.399 6.5
540 6.398 6
720 6.5 5.5
900 6.553 5
Table 1: Drying time and yield of leaves at different temperature and power level.