Bring back the engineer

September 2006
Farmers Weekly;9/15/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 11, p55
Trade Publication
The article reflects on the necessity for employing engineers to devise and build agricultural machinery. It states the problem in dealing with discrepancy between second-hand and new machinery. Several companies have a tendency to get rid of the engineer and employ designer instead. The role of the designer is to reduce the expenses of a company.


Related Articles

  • 'On demand' idea gains wider favor.  // Wallaces Farmer;May2012, Vol. 137 Issue 5, p18 

    The article informs that there are a range of crop protection tools in the market that could be deployed using some form of a custom-tailored approach.

  • Choose wisely when buying attachments.  // Michigan Farmer (0026-2153);Sep2011, p44 

    The article discusses the problems related to the purchase of agricultural equipments and also mentions about manufacturing shortcomings. INSET: Key Points.

  • Software improves helicopter design.  // Design News;8/20/90, Vol. 46 Issue 16, p30 

    The article reports that the farm equipment and construction machinery company is playing a major rule in Boeing Helicopters Co.'s design of the Vr22 tilt-rotor Osprey. Boeing Helicopters and its Bell Helicopter Textron partner are completing their full scale V-22 development contract for the...

  • Talk.  // Farm Industry News;Sep2005, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p60 

    The section presents requests from readers of the periodical Farm Industry News concerning information on farm equipment companies in the U.S.

  • Schedule of events.  // Kansas Farmer (0022-8583);Jul2014, Vol. 152 Issue 7, p3i3 

    The article presents the schedule of events to be held at the agricultural engineering show 3i Show at Dodge City, Kansas from July 10-12, 2014 that features the agricultural equipments.

  • Trends in buying used. Wehrspann, Jodie // Farm Industry News;Nov2002, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p58 

    Features various trends in buying used agricultural machinery. Value of high-horse-power tractors according to Jim Laughlin of Laughlin Farm Equipment; Market for fair-quality intermediate-size tractors; Demand for hay and livestock trailers.

  • Kicking tires tops online shopping. VOGT, WILLIE // Farmer-Stockman;Dec2011, Vol. 101 Issue 12, p50 

    The article discusses the trends in farm equipment business in the U.S. such as the rise in sales, shortages of used equipment, and the use of Web tools in moving equipment locally and cross-country.

  • boston, lincolnshire. Scrivener, Tim // Farmers Weekly;2/29/2008, p86 

    The article offers information on the farm equipment auctioned at Willowdene Farm. 1995 New Holland TX66 combines with 1697 engine hours on one and 1690 engine hours on the other made £47,000 and £46,000 respectively. Cambridge rolls sold for anything between £120 and £320. Also, an...

  • NEW FROM FALL FARM SHOWS. McMahon, Karen // Farm Industry News;Nov2006, Vol. 39 Issue 10, p36 

    The article offers information on various agricultural machinery including the 94FM front-mount sprayer boom from Fast Distributing, the MK 100x36Gm truck loader auger from Westfield and the 120832SCT self-contained auger from KSi Conveyors.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics