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Tractors and Their Implements Basics

DESCRIPTION

This course gives participants a comprehensive overview of tractors and implements, and safe operating procedures.

OBJECTIVES
  • Understand the different types of tractors, implements and their use
  • Understand safety procedures in using tractors and implements
  • Gain knowledge on the importance of preventive maintenance for tractors and implements
KEY MODULES
  • Safety procedures
  • General principles of agricultural tractors
  • Identify different implements and its use
  • Tractor driving
  • Using implements
  • Basic rice agronomy
  • Preventive maintenance
TARGET AUDIENCE
  • NARES
  • Private Sector agri-business employees (large and small)
  • Intermediaries (public, private, researchers, extension agents, suppliers)
  • End users
  • Contractors
CONTACT INFORMATION

Ms. Achu Arboleda
IRRI Education
E-mail: m.s.arboleda@irri.org

International Rice Research Institute
DAPO Box 7777, Metro Manila, Philippines
Fax: (63- 2) 891-1292; 580 5699
Phone: (63- 2) 845-0563; 580 5600 ext 2538
Email: education@irri.org
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