Mechanization of agricultural processes

A.Y. 2020/2021
8
Max ECTS
72
Overall hours
SSD
AGR/09
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
To learn the technical-economic concepts and criteria underlying the selection of farm plants and machinery. To know how to apply the methodologies for designing optimal mechanization chains suited to the production and logistics needs of the farm.
To provide the knowledge of the technological aspects and learn the operative characteristics of the precision farming systems in mechanized operations.
Expected learning outcomes
Ability to design suitable farm mechanization systems by using technical-economic optimization criteria.
Ability to select the new technologies for precision farming systems and to evaluate their functional advantages and limitations.
To recognize and evaluate the functionalities of the different components of farm information systems; to critically use the positioning, sensing and automation systems adopted for farm operations.
Course syllabus and organization

Unique edition

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Lesson period
year
Meccanizzazione aziendale
AGR/09 - AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY AND MECHANIZATION - University credits: 4
Lessons: 32 hours
Professor: Oberti Roberto
Tecnologie avanzate per l'agricoltura
AGR/09 - AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY AND MECHANIZATION - University credits: 4
Practicals: 16 hours
Lessons: 24 hours
Professor: Calcante Aldo
Professor(s)
Reception:
By appointment only
Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences - Agricultural Engineering area
Reception:
make an appointment
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Agraria