Tractor News: Same DeutZ-Fahr to Train Agri Students
To offer training to the students in repair and overhauling of engines and tractors. Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute, Tiruchirappalli, a constituent college of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, has signed MoU with Chennai-based tractor makers Same DeutZ-Fahr India (P) Ltd.
As part of Agricultural Skill Development Programme envisages strengthening training facilities for rural youth and farmers, in repair and overhauling of stationery engines and tractor, the MoU signed.
Dr K Ramasamy, who is TNAU Vice Chancellor informed that the basic focus of the programme is Faculty exchange for training at factory premises and sending skilled personnel from the factory to the college to impart basic practical skills on operation, repair and maintenance of Agricultural machinery. Through this programme the staff and students of Agricultural Engineering College will also benefit with the practical exposure and hands on training.
As part of Agricultural mechanization which is the immediate necessity for development of Agriculture sector, the trained technicians will be created as human resource development.