COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Farm Machinery and Power
Year Taught: 
2019
Semester: 
3
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Agricultural Sciences
Campus: 
Coimbatore

'Farm Machinery and Power' is a course offered in B. Sc. (Hons.) Agriculture at School of Agricultural Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Syllabus: 

Introduction to farm mechanization. Classification of farm machines. Introduction to seed-bed preparation and its classification. Familiarization with land reclamation and earth moving equipment. Introduction to machines used for primary tillage, secondary tillage, rotary tillage, deep tillage and minimum tillage. Introduction to materials used in construction of farm machines.