Farm Implement & Operations and Tractor Operation (2 Units)
Identification of different types of farm implements including land clearing and tillage implements, such as ranks, mowers, slashers, ploughs, harrows, tillers, planters, fertilizer applicators, seed drills, sprayer, trailer etc, . Identification of different makes/ brands and power ratings of tractors and farm implements, including John Deere, Massey Fergusson, Steyr, Fiat, Ford, Holland, Eicher, Davidson, etc. Maintenance and repairs of farm. Tractor maintenance. Tractor hydraulic system. 1 & 3 – hinges couplings. Tractor PTO system. Tractor breaking system. Coupling of implements to tractor. Tractor driving and operation tractor with implements on the eld. Students are expected to undergo tractor operator’s test and obtain tractor operator’s license at the end of the course.