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Tanning hides and skins using vegetable tanning agents in Hukuntsi sub-district, Botswana.

@article{Koloka2011TanningHA,
  title={Tanning hides and skins using vegetable tanning agents in Hukuntsi sub-district, Botswana.},
  author={O. Koloka and J. C. Mor{\^e}ki},
  journal={International Journal of Agricultural Technology},
  year={2011},
  volume={7},
  pages={915-922}
}
This study was conducted to document the vegetable tanning agents used by rural tanners in Hukuntsi sub-district of Kgalagadi District, Botswana. A total of 57 artisan tanners were interviewed in 14 villages using a structured questionnaire from October to November 2010. Data were also collected by direct observation and interviewing of key informants. Data on types of skins tanned, vegetable tanning agents used, uses of tanned skins and experience of respondents in tanning were collected… 

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