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Subject: Science: Agriculture

Advances in Science & Technology Series: Agriculture

5 of 41 state-of-the-art programs from the Advances in Science and Technology Series that focus on Agricultural and Animal advances. Each program offers 4 - 6 clearly illustrated individual segments. Produced by London Television Service. Series: 41 x 30-minute programs.
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Agricultural Engineering Advances 1

Agricultural Engineering Advances 1

"Patch Spraying" - new equipment enables farmers to target weeds, economical and environmentally sound; "Header/Stripper" - a new machine that harvests grains more effectively; "Giant Baler" - bales of straw are gathered more efficiently thanks to an ingenious, self-loading trailer; "Fastrac" - a high-speed tractor sure to put farmers in the "fast lane"; "Mushroom Robot" - computers and robotics improve the task of picking mushrooms; "Potato Hot Box" - this invention warns potato farmers if their crop is being harvested properly; "Mad Max Tractor" - profiles a farmer's self-designed, low-ground pressure vehicle, used for heavy loads on soggy ground. 02/08DE IJSCA 30 min.





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