COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Sowing, transplanting and Fertilizing Machineries TAM   258 4 3 3 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Muzaffer TEKİN
Instructors
Öğr. Gör.MUZAFFER TEKİN1. Öğretim Grup:A
Öğr. Gör.MUZAFFER TEKİN2. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To give basic concepts about engineering, technology, agriculture techniques and heavy test equipment used in agriculture.
Content
To give basic concepts about engineering, technology, agriculture techniques and heavy test equipment used in agriculture.

Learning Outcomes
1) It knows the basic concepts of sowing, planting, fertilization and anchoring and agro technical principles.
2) Sowing, planting, fertilization and dumping methods knows.
3) Know the working principles of the seed, planting, fertilizing and plowing machines and their usage purposes.
4) Know the work efficiency and power requirements of sowing, planting, fertilizing and plowing machines.
5) Know the problems related to sowing, planting, fertilizing and anchoring and develop appropriate suggestions for solution.
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Course's Contribution To Program
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Information about the content of the course and some definitions related to the sowing, agro-technical principles of sowing, biomechanics of germination, basic principles of seed bed preparation. The subjects related to the course topics Lecture
Question-Answer
2 Sowing methods, mathematical and statistical principles of sowing methods. The subjects related to the course topics Lecture
Question-Answer
3 The history of sowing machines, and classification, work principles and parts of the sowing machines, The subjects related to the course topics
4 The metering units of sowing machines The subjects related to the course topics
5 The seed tubes, coulters, press wheels and covering units of sowing machines The subjects related to the course topics
6 The forces analysis and the problems and solution samples related to the sowing machines The subjects related to the course topics
7 The field trial of the sowing machines The subjects related to the course topics Lecture
Drilland Practice
8 Mid-Term Exam Up to the mid-term exam the processed topics are studied
9 The classification, work principles and parts of transplanting machines The subjects related to the course topics
10 The forces analysis and, the problems and solution samples related to the transplanting machines The subjects related to the course topics
11 The field trial of the transplanting machines The subjects related to the course topics
12 Physico-mechanical properties of fertilizers, fertilizing methods, classification of fertilizing machines, organic fertilizer distribution machineries and operation principles of the machines The subjects related to the course topics
13 Chemical fertilizer machines, operating principles, adjustment and maintenance of fertilizer spreaders, problems and solution examples related to fertilizing machines The subjects related to the course topics
14 Uniformity of plant growing area, cultivation technique, operating principles of cultivation machines The subjects related to the course topics
15 Cultivation machines and working principles, adjustment and maintenance of cultivation machines,, problems and solution examples related to themachines The subjects related to the course topics
16-17 Final Exam Up to the final exam all of the processed topics are studied

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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