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PROBLEM-BASED E-LEARNING SYSTEM FOR AGRICULTURE EXTENSION


FARM POWER AND MACHINERY


Course objectives
 
Introduction

Sources of power in the farm

  • Human

  • Animal

  • Wind

  • Water

  • Biomass

  

29.2.2 Tractor Engine

  • Four stroke cycle engine

  • diesel

  • petrol

  • Two stroke cycle engine

Tractor service maintenance

Tractor drawn implements, their uses and maintenance.

  • Attachment methods

  •  Implements

   i) Trailer

   ii) Disc plough

   iii) Mouldboard plough

   iv) Harrows

   v) Sub - soilers

   vi) Ridgers

(vii) Planters and seeders

(vii) Cultivators

(viii) Sprayers

(ix) Harvesting machines

(x) Shellers

29.2.6 Animal drawn implements, uses and maintenance

• Ploughs

• Carts

• Ridgers

 


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