• 2 Pages TermProjectAssignment
    TermProjectAssignment

    School: Iowa State

    AST 330-07S: FARM MACHINERY & POWER MANAGEMENT On-Farm Machinery System Term Project Deadline: The completed assignment is to be handed in on April 25 on dead week. Assignment Objectives: To examine factors involved in the selection and management o

  • 9 Pages D497.4
    D497.4

    School: Iowa State

    ASAE D497.4 FEB03 Agricultural Machinery Management Data American Society of Agricultural Engineers ASAE is a professional and technical organization, of members worldwide, who are dedicated to advancement of engineering applicable to agricultural,

  • 28 Pages Lecture 2 - Farm Safety
    Lecture 2 - Farm Safety

    School: Iowa State

    Farm Safety TSM 330 Agricultural Machinery & Power Equipment Lecture 2 Accident Headlines Farmer Crushed Under Corn Planter While Changing Flat Tire Iowa. Farmer falls to his death from a combine during maintenance - Iowa Farmer Falls to H

  • 32 Pages Lecture 3 - Cost Analysis
    Lecture 3 - Cost Analysis

    School: Iowa State

    Financial Analysis Is time Money? TSM 330 Agricultural Machinery & Power Equipment Lecture 3 Office Location Davidson 206B Outline 1. 2. 3. Field Capacity Machinery Costs Machinery Selection Field Capacity Area Typical of equipment that

  • 23 Pages Lecture 6 - Primary Tillage
    Lecture 6 - Primary Tillage

    School: Iowa State

    Tillage Click to edit Master subtitle style TSM330 Agricultural Machinery and Power Management 6/22/09 Tillage Standards 6/22/09 The practice to develop a desirable soil structure or soil tilth for crop growth. What is Tillage? Air (ma) Wat

  • 7 Pages ASAE_S477
    ASAE_S477

    School: Iowa State

    ASAE S477 DEC01 Terminology for Soil-Engaging Components for Conservation-Tillage Planters, Drills, and Seeders American Society of Agricultural Engineers ASAE is a professional and technical organization, of members worldwide, who are dedicated to

  • 1 Page Lab3 - Tillage
    Lab3 - Tillage

    School: Iowa State

    TSM 330 - Lab 3: Tillage Question1: Question 2: Due Thur. by 5pm Feb 21st A soil specimen has a water content of 35%, a wet bulk density of 1.8 g/cc and the specific gravity of solids is 2.70. Find the void ratio and degree of saturation. A soil sa

  • 2 Pages Lab4 - Crystal Ball - Optimization
    Lab4 - Crystal Ball - Optimization

    School: Iowa State

    TSM 330 - Lab 4: Optimization, Crystal Ball Objective: To optimize the cultivator size and tractor for a tillage operation. Total Points: 30 Due Thur. by 5pm Feb 28st Givens: Starter Excel File Cultivator Width: 22.5-60.5ft Cultivator Power Require

  • 1 Page TSM 330 - Assignment 4
    TSM 330 - Assignment 4

    School: Iowa State

    TSM330 Spring 2008 - Homework 4 Due: 3/5/2008, 5pm Point Possible: 60 Objectives: Provide Tractor Data Base for Class Signup for 2 different Tractor Power values and Manufacturing Company Find and enter data into excel data base on S-drive/TSM330 S20

  • 34 Pages Lecture 10 - Sprayers
    Lecture 10 - Sprayers

    School: Iowa State

    Sprayers Click to edit Master subtitle style TSM 330 Agricultural Machinery & Power Equipment 6/22/09 Personnel Protection During Spraying Avoid inhalation of pesticide vapors or dust; Avoid skin contact. If contact occurs, wash with copious am

  • 9 Pages ASAE_D497.4
    ASAE_D497.4

    School: Iowa State

    ASAE D497.4 FEB03 Agricultural Machinery Management Data American Society of Agricultural Engineers ASAE is a professional and technical organization, of members worldwide, who are dedicated to advancement of engineering applicable to agricultural, food,

  • 2 Pages pm574
    Pm574

    School: Iowa State

  • 2 Pages lab8_FieldCapacity
    Lab8_FieldCapacity

    School: Iowa State

    Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Iowa State University Spring 2007 TSM 330 Laboratory 8 Field Capacity Question 1. Select any combine from the accompanying spreadsheet (or any other combine of your choice), with an appropriate corn head. Th

  • 11 Pages PM710
    PM710

    School: Iowa State

    Machinery Management Estimating Farm Machinery Costs Machinery and equipment are major cost items in farm businesses. Larger machines, new technology, higher prices for parts and new machinery, and higher energy prices have caused machinery and powe

  • 24 Pages MachineryCosts
    MachineryCosts

    School: Iowa State

    Determining Agricultural Machinery Costs Fixed and Variable Costs Field Capacity and Efficiency C at = Velocity *Width Unit Area Ca C at C at = Theoretical Field Capacity C a = Effective Field Capacity f = t f = e + a + h f = Field Efficiency

  • 5 Pages ASAE_EP291
    ASAE_EP291

    School: Iowa State

    ASAE EP291.2 FEB04 Terminology and Definitions for Soil Tillage and Soil-Tool Relationships American Society of Agricultural Engineers ASAE is a professional and technical organization, of members worldwide, who are dedicated to advancement of engi

  • 35 Pages Soils&Tillage_2007
    Soils&Tillage_2007

    School: Iowa State

    Soil Tillage I Applicable ASAE Tillage Standards ASAE Standard EP291.2 ASAE Standard S414.1 ASAE S477 ASAE EP236.1 Terminology and Definitions for Soil Tillage and Soil-Tool Relationships Terminology and Definitions for Agricultural Tillage Implement

  • 3 Pages Lab5_sprayers
    Lab5_sprayers

    School: Iowa State

    Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Iowa State University AST 330 Laboratory 5, Sprayer Testing Spring 2007 A series of different sprayer nozzles will be tested to determine the effect of nozzle type and system pressure on the spray distributi

  • 2 Pages lab9_costs
    Lab9_costs

    School: Iowa State

    Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Iowa State University Spring 2006 AE 330 Laboratory 9 Costs Question 1. a) Assume a farmer starts has to plant 1000 acres (400 ha) of soybeans. The farmer operates a 24 row planter planting on 15 inches (0.3

  • 2 Pages Lab7_combine
    Lab7_combine

    School: Iowa State

    Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Iowa State University AST 330 Laboratory 7, Combine Testing OBJECTIVES: Learn how corn harvesting losses are measured and reported. PROCEDURE Spring 2007 A series of combine loss measurements were collected

  • 13 Pages ASAE_S414.1
    ASAE_S414.1

    School: Iowa State

    ASAE S414.1 FEB04 Terminology and Definitions for Agricultural Tillage Implements American Society of Agricultural Engineers ASAE is a professional and technical organization, of members worldwide, who are dedicated to advancement of engineering ap

  • 2 Pages lab1
    Lab1

    School: Iowa State

    TSM 330 Lab 1: Tillage Question1: Question 2: Due Wed. Jan 31, 2007 A soil specimen has a water content of 35%, a wet bulk density of 1.8 g/cc and the specific gravity of solids is 2.70. Find the void ratio and degree of saturation. A soil sample w

  • 7 Pages AESE496.2
    AESE496.2

    School: Iowa State

    ASAE EP496.2 FEB03 Agricultural Machinery Management American Society of Agricultural Engineers ASAE is a professional and technical organization, of members worldwide, who are dedicated to advancement of engineering applicable to agricultural, foo

  • 105 Pages ChemicalApplicationSprayers
    ChemicalApplicationSprayers

    School: Iowa State

    Chemical Application - Spraying Accurate application Economic Environmental problem groundwater contamination, wildlife, drift - whole problem Biological effects proper droplet size, coverage, target Regulations food safety, worker safety, hazardou

  • 35 Pages Soils&Tillage_2007
    Soils&Tillage_2007

    School: Iowa State

    Soil Tillage I Applicable ASAE Tillage Standards ASAE Standard EP291.2 ASAE Standard S414.1 ASAE S477 ASAE EP236.1 Terminology and Definitions for Soil Tillage and Soil-Tool Relationships Terminology and Definitions for Agricultural Tillage Implements Ter

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