Book Detail: Farm Machinery and Equipment I
Author: Dr. Ritu Dogra, Dr. K. K. Singh
Outlines of Farm Machinery and Equipment I
Lesson 1. Farm Mechanization: Introduction, objectives and level of mechanization in Punjab and India
Lesson 2 Materials of construction of farm equipment
Lesson 3. Heat Treatment of farm equipment
Lesson 4. Selection of Farm Machines
Lesson 5. Field capacity, efficiency, economics of machinery use with numerical / problems
Lesson 6. Field capacity, efficiency, economics of machinery use numerical / problems
Lesson 7. Tillage: objectives, methods and terminology, introduction and classification of primary & secondary tillage equipment
Lesson 8. Study of mould board plough: accessories, adjustments, operation and material of construction Mould Board Ploughs
Lesson 9. Study of mould board plough: accessories, adjustments, operation and material of construction
Lesson 10. Disc plough: standard and vertical ; principle of operation, adjustments and accessories
Lesson 11. Sub-soiler and chisel plough: types, working and construction
Lesson-12. Secondary tillage: objectives, implements, types, constructional features, working principles & operation
Lesson 13. Construction and working of Disc harrows, Spike-tooth and spring-tine harrows
Lesson 14. Construction and working of Disc harrows,Spike-tooth and spring-tine harrows
Lesson 15. Forces acting upon tillage tool/ implement and symbols used in tillage force analysis
Lesson-16. Forces acting upon tillage tool/ implement and symbols used in tillage force analysis
Lesson 17. Hitching System, Forces for Handling Implements and Control of Implements
Lesson 19. Study of miscellaneous tillage tools, rotary tillage tools, rotavators, stirring plough, auger plough, rotary hoes, Oscillating tools etc.
Lesson 20. Study of miscellaneous tillage tools, rotary tillage tools, rotavators, stirring plow, auger plow, rotary hoes, Oscillating tools etc
Lesson 21. Earth moving equipment (Bulldozer, Trencher, Elevator etc.): construction and working principles
Lesson 22. Sowing methods and practices, functions and constructional features of a seeding/ planting machine
Lesson 23. Seed metering devices for solid drilling and single farming, Furrow openers used in drills and planters
Lesson 24. Calibration of seeding and planting machines
Lesson 25. Planting mechanisms for potato and sugarcane
Lesson 26. Transplanting machines for vegetables and paddy: working principles and constructional details
Lesson 27. Fertilizer application and broadcasting machinery and their calibration
Lesson 28. Weeding equipment: power operated and manual Row crop cultivation equipment
Lesson 29. Spraying and dusting equipment: atomising devices & pumps for sprayers, constructional details
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