Principles of Agriculture Machinery

PRINCIPLES OF AGRICULTURE MACHINERY

CREDITS:     1 /2     COURSE LENGTH:  9 weeks

This Ag Mech course is designed for any student with strong mechanical interests.  The course will involve tractor and machinery maintenance and calibration.  Emphasis will be put on the need for the upkeep of equipment by stressing the value of replacing parts, preventative maintenance, and the loss of working time.  Actual experience in adjustment, maintenance, set-up and servicing of tractor engines and other machinery will be covered.  Local dealerships will provide equipment for study.