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A Review Paper on Bull Drawn Multipurpose Fertilizer Drill Device

Author(s):

Nikhil Bhende , V.I.T, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India; Dr. Achal Shahare, V.I.T, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India

Keywords:

Fertilizer Drill, Manual Seed, Rotary Dibbler

Abstract

A Bull Drawn Multipurpose Fertilizer Drill Device will be design and developed by selecting the best parameters from previous model studies. This device is related to agricultural domain. The purpose of this device is to apply the fertilizer effectively, uniformly and cheaply in the growth stages of crop. The equipment will consist of a main rectangular frame, three sets of tines of different depths, and two hoppers for carrying seed in one and fertilizer in another, supporting wheels with depth control provision, fertilizer metering device and a lugged (drive) wheel with chain and sprockets for transmitting power to the metering mechanism. The equipment has the provision to place the fertilizer up to a depth of 320mm, 280mm and 210mm using the three sets of tines, thereby helping to place the fertilizer at different depths in vertical soil profile in a single pass.

Other Details

Paper ID: IJSRDV2I12080
Published in: Volume : 2, Issue : 12
Publication Date: 01/03/2015
Page(s): 179-181

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