Course: Agricultural machinery

Course no. :n/a
ECTS credits:5
Lecturer(s):Prof. Dr. sc. agr. J. Marquering
Available: winter term summer term
Course type:Lecture/practical exercises
Exam type:Written e. 1,5h or oral examine
Exam requirements:Basic knowledge of machines and basic procedures, used in agricultural production. Selected knowledge of the correct selection of machines for the green forage and grain harvest.
Objectives:Students understand the procedure of working methods as well as the agricultural processes in plant production. They know about farm equipment and the function of tractors, agricultural machinery and equipment. They are capable of using the essential characteristics of the procedures for their assessment.
Course contents:Basic principles of tractor technology; Machinery for soil treatment; Machinery and equipment for sowing, fertilizing and plant protection; Basic principles of grain, soil and green forage harvest; Use of electronics in agricultural technology
Literature:EICHHORN, H.: Landtechnik. Verlag Eugen Ulmer 1999, ISBN 3-8001-1086-5
BLUMENTAL, R.: Technisches Handbuch Traktoren. VEB-Verlag Technik Berlin, 1983
SCHÖN, H.: Landtechnik Bauwesen. BLV-Verlag München 1998, ISBN 3-405-14349-7
RENIUS, K. T.: Traktoren. BLV-Verlag München, 1985, ISBN 3-405-13146-4
SOUCEK, R., PIPPIG, G.: Maschinen und Geräte für Bodenbearbeitung, Düngung und Aussaat. Verlag Technik GmbH, Berlin 1990, ISBN 3-341-00278-2
Landtechnik Online ISSN 0023-8082,
available in modul:technical compulsory elective bachelor in semester 6