Latest Agricultural machinery Stories

2013-04-25 23:04:09

Lawnmower injuries represent the number one cause of traumatic amputations in children and 78 percent of all lawnmower injuries occur in those aged five years or less. Gary Kronen, M.D., of MidAmerica Orthopaedics offers lawnmower safety tips. (PRWEB) April 25, 2013 Lawnmowers, no matter what make or model, predispose their operators to serious injury, and unfortunately, nearly all lawnmower accidents are the result of human/operator error. “The two most common reasons for an...

2013-04-12 23:04:40

Colchester County Home Show to see what´s new for spring. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 12, 2013 LawnBott® Atlantic, the exclusive dealer for LawnBott® robotic mowers in Nova Scotia, is wishing spring to the area this weekend as they exhibit the LawnBott® robotic mowers at the Colchester County Home Show, April 12-14, 2013 at the Rath Eastlink Community Centre. For more information on the show, visit here:...

2013-04-01 23:04:11

Halifax welcomes LawnBott® to the Spring Ideal Home Show 2013 Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 01, 2013 LawnBott® Atlantic continues to showcase the LawnBott® robotic mowers at the Nova Scotia Spring Ideal Home Show 2013, April 5-7th at Exhibition Park, Halifax, NS. For discount tickets and more information, click here http://www.springideal.ca. With winter storms finally letting up, spring is just around the corner. LawnBott® Atlantic will show homeowners a better way to enjoy...

Latest Agricultural machinery Reference Libraries

Plough (Plow)
2013-07-31 09:25:38

Plough or plow is a tool used by farmers in order to prepare a field for the planting of a crop. By using this tool the farmer is able to overturn the soil, bringing up nutrients, while covering weeds and other remnants for added compost. Aeration of the soil is also achieved, giving a fresh moisture absorbing base for the planting of a crop. Horses and oxen have been the traditional way, since human powered plows were not as sufficient, that farmers plowed their fields. In places where...

Seed Drilling
2013-05-18 07:39:11

Seed drilling is a method used by farmers in order to have a more unified, crop-yielding season. The first known use of seed drilling was in 1500 BC by the Sumerian. At this time, they were using a single tube. Later, in the 2nd Century BC, the Chinese developed a multi-tube iron drill. This facilitated in a larger crop planting allowing them to feed their large population. The first recorded patent of a sowing machine was in 1566 by the Venetian Senate, attributing Camillo Torello. In the...

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