Farm Machinery : Tillage Implements: Multi Row Power Weeder For Sri

By TamilNadu Agricultural University on 15 Sep 2016 | read
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Image title1. Coverage

 

0.75 to 1.0 ha of weeding per day

2. Power required Weeding done by two rotary weeding units powered by 1.5 HP engine
3.Cost of Unit Rs. 35,000/-
4.Special features 
  • Weeder for SRI rice at row spacing of 22 to 26cm.
  • Lightweight weeder (17 Kg) on sled suitable for all soils
  • Two or three rows can be weeded in a single pass.
  • Self propelled weeder – no need to push or pull.
  • Can be operated and lifted by one person easily to change rows
  • Complete cutting of weeds at a depth of 3 to 4 cm with less than 1% plant damage

For Information Contact- 

Professor and Head, 

Department of Agricultural Machinery & Research Centre, 

TNAU, Coimbatore-3 

Phone: 0422-6611204/2457576

 

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