SIMPLE FARM TOOLS AND AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS (FARM TOOLS)




AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS

TYPES AND USES OF SIMPLE FARM TOOLS OR IMPLEMENTS.

During agricultural production farmers carry out many farm operations or activities such as land clearing, felling of trees, digging, planting of seeds, harvesting and processing of crops. The tools that are used by the farmer to carry out these activities are called farm tools or
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What are simple farm tools?
farm implements. They include the cutlass, rake
farm implement
a rake


, file, sickle
farm implement
harvesting knife


farm implement
wheelbarrow



farm implement
hand trowel


farm implement
sickle


farm implement
feeding trough



farm implement
an axe


farm implement
garden fork


farm implement
hand fork



farm implement
pick axe


farm implement
pruning tools


farm implement
Shears


, spade, shovel, hoe, go-to-hell, axe, pruning saw and many others.
1. CUTLASS AS FARM TOOLS
farm implement
A cutlass


the cutlass or machete consists of a wooden or rubber handle and a long flat metal blade, the blade is mostly sharpened on one side. The other is usually blunt and is held with one hand during use.

USES OF A CUTLASS

The various uses of a cutlass are as follows,
i. Land clearing or brushing
ii.Planting of seeds and transplanting seedling
iii. Weeding
iv. Harvesting of Yam

v. Digging of holes
vi. Cutting of woods
1. ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS AFFECTING AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION
2. DISEASES
3. 52. SOIL MICRO-ORGANISMS
4. ORGANIC MANURING
5. FARM YARD MANURE

farm implement
A tractor

2.

HOE:

the hoe has short, broad metal blade and a long wooding handle. It is usually held with two hands during use, standing astride and bending.

farm implement
A hoe


TYPES AND USES OF SIMPLE FARM TOOLS OR IMPLEMENTS

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During agricultural production farmers carry out many farm operations or activities such as land clearing, felling of trees, digging, planting of seeds, harvesting and processing of crops. The tools that are used by the farmer to carry out these activities are called farm tools o

USES OF HOE


i. Weeding
ii. Making ridges, beds and heaps
iii. Planting of yam, cocoa-yam
farm crops
Cocoyam plant

, cassava and others
iv. Harvesting groundnut
v. Uprooting of stumps
vi. Digging

3.

SPADE:

the spade consists of a rectangular steel blade and a long wooden or iron handle. The handle terminates in a loop for easy handling.
implement
A spade

USES OF A SPADE

I. Uses for digging holes e.g. when transplanting seedlings
II. Leveling of the soil
III. For making of beds or ridges
IV. Used for spreading manure
V. Turning of compost manure

4.

SHOVEL:

the shovel has the same features as the spade. However


the metal blade is oblong and curved in shovel. Like spade it is held with two hands while standing use.

USES OF A SHOVEL

farm tools
a shovel


i. For leveling of the soil
ii. Spreading of manure on the bed
iii. Turning of compost manure
iv. Digging holes and transplanting seedlings
v. Lifting and carrying of soil or manure MORE IMAGES OF FARM TOOLS

READ MORE DETAILS OF FARM TOOLS AND IMPLEMENTS HERE


TYPES AND USES OF SIMPLE FARM TOOLS OR IMPLEMENTS.
farm machine
the wheelbarrow

farm implement
the pick axe

garden tools
garden fork

farm implement
a rake
cutting tools
an axe

farming tools
hand trowel

farm tools
hand fork


tillage implement
A shovel
tillage implement
A HOE






gardening
Hand fork

farm implement
spade


farm implement
a cutlass


farm implement
go-to-hell or harvesting knife


farm implement
pruning saw
farm implement
the sickle

During agricultural production farmers carry out many farm operations or activities such as land clearing, felling of trees, digging, planting of seeds, harvesting and processing of crops.
The tools that are used by the farmer to carry out these activities are called farm tools or farm implements. They include the cutlass, rake, file, sickle, spade, shovel, hoe, go-to-hell, axe, pruning saw and many others.

1.

WHAT IS A CUTLASS?:

the cutlass or machete consists of a wooden or rubber(rubber tree) handle and a long flat metal blade, the blade is mostly sharpened on one side. The other is usually blunt and is held with one hand during use.

USES OF A CUTLASS

The various uses of a cutlass as Farm implement as follows are as follows, the use of Farm implement in farming activity is not limited to cutlass Alone that are other farm implement that I used in the local farms in villages and towns and urban areas in places like Nigeria northern Nigeria and the southern part of Nigeria but we will discuss details of the use of Farm tools like cutlass here on this post as
IMPLEMENTS
a cutlass



i. Land clearing or brushing
ii. Planting of seeds and transplanting seedling
iii. Weeding
iv. Harvesting of Yam
v. Digging of holes
vi. Cutting of woods

Not when it comes to farm implement and Farm tools the ones I listed all the are not the only implement that use in agricultural science if you must noticed there are so many crude are there are other crude implement that are not listed here which are used in the local levels in some communities in Africa safari implements like Spear for fishing spear,  that are not listed there are also part of simple Farm tools then we have gotten her for the harvesting of kola nuts that we have

Sometimes in farming activity people mistake things like agricultural machinery as simple tools they use of machines in Farm I important but in environment where access to heavy machines for farming production is not easy to come by then the use of implement our will encourage the Fart implements like

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