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Publisher Description

The ePub format can be read on any tablet, phone or computer.


Tractor Agskills provides a basic guide to some of the skills needed in tractor operation and maintenance. The book contains step-by-step instructions, diagrams, and full-colour pictures. 


This book will help you: 

 • Perform a pre-start safety check

 • Change oil and filter

 • Operate a tractor and implement in field conditions

 • Reverse a trailed implement

 • Attach, operate and remove a PTO driven implement.


Tractor AgSkills is part of the AgSkills series: books that provide clear explanations about a wide range of practical tasks performed in farming. Industry personnel and departmental officers have been involved in compiling these Agskills. Find them in the iBooks Store. 


AUTHORS

Jennifer Laffan has written many publications and training resources for the NSW Department of Primary Industries, including others in the AgSkills series.

David Brouwer lectured in Agronomy at Tocal College for 15 years before developing a course in Conservation and Land Management for external students. He has run external diploma studies in agriculture and land management for almost 20 years. He has authored and co-authored over 50 books for students as well as running courses in property planning for farmers.


CHAPTERS

Acknowledgements

Introduction

General safety precautions

Perform a Pre-start Safety Check on a Tractor

Daily Service a Tractor

Oil and Filter Change

Service a Diesel Fuel Injection System

General Tractor Maintenance

Drive a Tractor (basic)

Typical International Warning Symbols

Attach, Reverse and Remove a Trailed Implement

Attach and Remove a 3-point Linkage Implement

Attach and Remove a Trailed Implement with Remote Hydraulics

Attach, Operate and Remove a PTO Driven Implement

Operate a Tractor and Implement in Field Conditions

Operate a Tractor with Precision Control Technology (PCT)

What is a Safe Work Method Statement? 

Check your skill

Copyright

Other AgSkills books

GENRE
Reference
RELEASED
2011
June 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
96
Pages
PUBLISHER
Agriculture NSW
SELLER
NSW Trade & Investment
SIZE
22.6
MB

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