Testing and Evaluation of Agricultural Machinery 2nd Revised & Enlarged Edn

by Mehta, M L, Pradeep Rajan, S R Verma & S K Singh

ISBN: 9789354612947
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Imprint : DAYA
Year : 2022
Price : Rs. 13895.00
Biblio : 2019, xi+384p., figs., tbls., indx., 25cm

Author Profile

Madan Lal Mehta, did B.Sc. (Agril. Engg.) & M.Tech (Farm Power & Machinery) from PAU, Ludhiana. Worked as Director, CFMT&TI, Budni (MP), Dy Commissioner (My) at Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare etc. He has experience of more than 40 years in various organizations. He has rich experience in testing & evaluation of tractors and agricultural machinery, training & development of machinery, mechanization in agriculture & management etc. Sewa Ram Verma, FNAAS, FISAE, FIIE, did B.E. from

About The Book

Agricultural mechanization is a sine-qua-non to minimize drudgery, enhance timeliness and quality of farm operation and produce, improve working comfort besides optimizing the cost of production with higher productivity. Earlier, farmers relied upon muscle power and animate power for various farm operations. But with the passage of time, to meet the food and nutritional requirement of the burgeoning population, efficient farm equipment and devices have been introduced. A need has been felt for s

Table of Contents

Contents Foreword v Preface vii Preface to the First Edition ix 1. Status of Agricultural Mechanization 1 2. Testing and Evaluation System of Agricultural Machinery 19 3. Testing and Evaluation of Agricultural Tractors 45 4. Testing and Evaluation of Power Tillers 71 5. Testing and Evaluation of Internal Combustion Engines 85 6. Testing and Evaluation of Hand Tools for Agriculture 93 7. Testing and Evaluation of Tillage Implements and Rotavator 99 8. Testing and Evaluation of Trac