The stalk cutter device and method of use thereof obtains a desired length of plant stalk, particularly a cornstalk, from a desired distance from the ground. The stalk cutter device includes a pair of handles pivotally connected to a pair of pruning type of cutters. A support rod is mounted through the pivot connections of the cutters and extends laterally a desired distance from the lower cutter to support the device at the desired height to cut the desired portion of the stalk.
Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences
US 20160219785 A1
Board of Trustees of the University of Arkansas (Little Rock, AR)
Roberts, T. L., & Greub, C. E. (2018). Stalk cutter device and method of use. Patents Granted. Retrieved from https://scholarworks.uark.edu/pat/341