Table of Contents

 

1. Overview

Included in the category of “Implements” are hay and forage equipment, planters, telehandlers and loaders, sprayers, ground-working equipment, spreaders and graders. In this chapter we give details of suppliers and dealers, and where more information may be found.

The reader is also referred to complementary chapters e.g. “Tractors, combines and balers”, “Precision farming”, “Conservation agriculture”, “Animal traction: the use of animal power”, “Grain storage & handling”, the different crop chapters etc.

 

2. Role players

Agribusinesses and co-operatives deal with agricultural implements (refer to the “Agribusiness” chapter).