Training and Seminars

 

AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY RESEARCH CENTRE (TNAU)

DEPARTMENT OF SUGAR

BIO ENERGY

CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE IN BIO FUELS

FOOD AND AGRICULTURAL PROCESS ENGINEERING

SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION ENGINEERING

FARM MACHINERY TRAINING AND TESTING INSTITUTE

CENTRAL INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING

INDIAN INSTITUTE OF CROP PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY

 

 

 


Agricultural Engineering Department

Training (2008-09)

  1. Distribution and introduction of agricultural machinery through incentive
  2. Introduction of rice transplanting machines
  3. Introduction of sugarcane harvesters in farmers field
  4. Introduction of access hoist for the management of coconut harvesting
  5. Popularization of pulse cultivation machinery through farmers participation
  6. Capacity building for stakeholders on farm Mechanization

Further details

Assistant Executive Engineer
Agricultural Engineering Department
Lawley Road
Coimbatore- 3

Assistant Executive Engineer, AED in the Revenue Division.
Executive Engineer , AED in the District.
Superintending Engineer , AED in the Region.

Chief Engineer,
Agricultural Engineering Department,
Nandanam, Chennai-35.

Ph :044 24350154
Fax :044 24348042
e.mail:aed@vsnl.com

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AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY RESEARCH CENTRE (TNAU)

Trainings (2008-09)

  1. National Agricultural Development Programme
  2. Introduction of rice transplanting machines
  3. Introduction of sugarcane harvesting in farmers field
  4. Introduction of aerial access hoist for the management of coconut harvesting
  5. Popularization of pulse production machinery through farmers participation
  6. Capacity building for stockholders on farm mechanization

Further details
Professor and Head
Agricultural Machinery Research Centre
Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
Coimbatore - 641 003
Phone         : 0422 – 5511204/ 2457576
Fax              : 0422 -2431672 / 2457576

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DEPARTMENT OF SUGAR

Year 2008-09

Introduction of sugarcane harvesters in farmers field

Further details
Tamil Nadu Co-operative Sugar Federation
5th Floor, Periyar Building, 474, Anna Salai
Chennai-600 035
http://www.tn.gov.in/sugar/dept.htm

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BIO ENERGY

Sl.No

List of courses

Duration

No. of courses

1

Refresher / constructing cum maintenance training for masons

16 days  
(10 trainees)

10

2

Turnkey workers training for unemployed youth

21 days
 (10 trainees)

2

3

Staff training programme

2-3 days
 (10-15 trainees)

2

4

Users training for biogas users and potential beneficiaries

1 day
 ( 50-60 participants)

100

 Further Details
Professor and Head
Department of Bioenergy
Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
Coimbatore-3
Ph: 0422- 6611276        
Fax: 0422-6611455        

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CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE IN BIO FUELS

  • Implements and popularization of biofuels ICAR- NICHE. Area of excellence

Further details

Professor and Nodal officer
Centre of Excellence in Biofuels
Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
Coimbatore-3
Ph: 0422-6611376
Fax: 0422-6611455
CENTRE FOR WIND ENERGY TECHNOLOGY
Sixth National Training Course on
 WIND FARM DEVELOPMENT AND RELATED ISSUES -    25th & 26th September 2008.

Further Details

Centre for Wind Energy Technology
(An Autonomous Research & Development Institution under
the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy), Government of India.
Velachery - Tambaram High Road, Pallikaranai, Chennai - 600 100
Phone / EPABX : 91 - 44 - 2246 3982 / 83 / 2246 3984
Fax : +91-44-2246 3980
E-mail: info@cwet.res.in
http://www.cwet.tn.nic.in/html/contactus.html

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FOOD AND AGRICULTURAL PROCESS ENGINEERING /
POST HARVEST TECHNOLOGY CENTRE

1. Venture Capital Scheme (VCS) - Two trainings a month (on 10th and 25th)
a) Food processing business incubator

  • Fruits and vegetable Processing
  • Tomato products manufacturing
  • RTS, squash and bottling of sugarcane juice
  • Small scale manufacturing of masala powder

Food Processing Pilot Plant on Custom Hire Basis
Progressive entrepreneurs trained by this centre can become a member on the payment of Rs.5,000 as non refundable membership fee and can utilize the production facilities of the Pilot Plant for the commercial production of their food products for one year. They have to execute MOU (Memorandum Of Understanding) with the university and the entrepreneurs are charged based on the volume of processing.
b)Technology Transfer Training Programme (Venture Capital Scheme –  FSN)
Thrust Areas

  • Establishment of cottage scale preservation unit
  • Establishment of cottage scale pickle production units
  • Establishment of small scale bakery unit
  • Instant food mixes
  • Home made desserts, pudding and confectionery preparation
  • Processing and preservation of aonla, mushroom and drumstick

2. GOI (Government of India)-Setting up of Food Processing Training Centre
Thrust Areas of Training -
          Fruit and Vegetable Preservation (One month)
3. ICAR –ADHOC – Research Scheme – Impact of Establishing Guidance and Counseling Centre for the Overall Improvement of the Life of Rural Families
Thrust Areas of Training
  Home care products like soap oil, soap powder, computer sambrani etc.,

  • Fruits and vegetables preservation jam, squash, pickle etc 

Training - One training a month
            This centre is organizing entrepreneurship trainings to women and unemployed youths on Food Processing  and post harvest operations.  Following are the details of the trainings.
Banana extraction
Bottling and sugarcane juice

FURTHER DETAILS
Professor and Head
Post Harvest Technology Centre
Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
Coimbatore-3
Ph: 0422- 6611268       
Fax: 0422-6611455     

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SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION ENGINEERING

Training programmes (2008-09)
The details of the training programme to be conducted by PFDC are as follows;


S.No.

Item

Units/Group

1

Training to Officers of the Government Department of Horticulture/ Agriculture Engineer

3

2

Trainers  Training Programme

3

3

Training to farmers

  1. Directly by PFDC
  2. Directly by 15 KVK’s through PFDC network at the rate 7 per KVK

 

19

105

 

Total

130

Topics to be covered during trainings:
Drip Irrigation, Design and layout, Drip Maintenance, Fertigation, Adoption of drip for various crops, Package of practices, pest and disease management, plastic mulching, plastic lining, Polyhouse technology for vegetables/floriculture.

FURTHER DETAILS

Professor and Head
Soil and Water Conservation Engineering
Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
Coimbatore-3
Ph: 0422- 6611258 / 6611211
Fax: 0422-6611455     

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FARM MACHINERY TRAINING AND TESTING INSTITUTE

The Institute offers the following training courses.

Sl.No.

Name of the Course

Training

Beneficiary

User Level Courses

Progressive farmers, farm machinery owners, operators, extension workers and related technical personnel from Govt./Semi Govt./SAUs/ NGOs etc.

U1

Appropriate Mechanization Technology for Energy   Management in Agriculture

4 Weeks

U2

Selection, Operation, Safety and Maintenance of Improved Agricultural Machinery

6 Weeks

U3

Operation, Maintenance and Management of Power Tiller

2 Weeks

U5

Gender Friendly Equipments for Women Farmers

3 days

U7

Water Management through Sprinkler and Drip Irrigation and Water Saving Devices

1 Week

U10

Selection, Operation & Maintenance of hand Pumps

1 Week

U11

Selection, Operation and maintenance of agricultural machinery for dry land agriculture

2 Weeks

U12 (a)

Package of Agricultural Machinery for Paddy Cultivation

1 Week

U12 (f)

Package of Agricultural Machinery for Oilseed and Pulses Crops

1 Week

 

Series

Name of Training programme

Beneficiaries

A

Agricultural Machinery Utilization Training Course

Farmers, technicians, actual machinery users and sponsored candidate from defence  Government departments & organizations.

B

Refresher Course on Agricultural Machinery Utilization

Sponsored incumbents from various Government departments and technicians looking for self-employment.

C

Technician Course on Farm Machinery Service and Repairing

Technicians working in private workshops, farmers/ actual machinery users experience in the  operation and maintenance of machines, ITI certificate orders etc.

D

Summer Course Development Graduate on Agricultural Machinery and Utilization

Under Graduate students sponsored by various agricultural engineering colleges/agricultural universities and ITI certificate a course student sponsored by it is.

E

Training of Rural Youth for Self-employment

The unemployment youth sponsored by DRDAs for training under various Government run schemes i.e. SJSRY, PMSRY etc.

F

Trainers Training Course

The need based training programmes are conducted for sponsored incumbents from tractor industry, power tiller industry and various Government departments, State/Central Government institutions, banks, extension workers etc.  The programmes are also conducted on familiarization on with the Dangerous Machine (Regulation) Act, testing, interpretation of test reports, farm machinery management and energy conservation for the beneficiaries of above stated institutions.

G

Energy conservation and Management Course

The farmers and actual machinery users are imparted on site training on maintenance, proper use energy conservation and & safety aspects of agricultural machinery.

H

Training for foreign nationals

The beneficiaries from various countries under bilateral/ international Government aided programmes.

Further details

Director
Central Farm Machinery Training & Testing Institute
Tractor Nagar,Budni (MP)-466445.
Tel. 07564-34729  
Fax 234743
Email- fmti-mp@hub.nic.in     
http://dacnet.nic.in/cfmtti/

Director
Northern Region Farm Machinery Training & Testing Institute
Tractor Nagar, Sirsa Road
HISSAR- 125 001 (HARYANA)
Telefax : 01662-27684
e mail- fmti-nr@hub.nic.in      
http://dacnet.nic.in/nrfmtti/index.html

Director
Director, Southern Region Farm Machinery Training Testing Institute
Tractor Nagar
P.O. Garladinne-515 731,
Distt. Anantpur (Andhra   Pradesh)
Telefax : 08551-286441
Email - email-fmti-sr@hub.nic  
http://www.dacnet.nic.in/srfmtti/

Director
North Eastern Region Farm Machinery Training & Testing  
Institute, Biswanath Chariali –784 176
Dist SONITPUR (ASSAM)
Telefax : 03715-222094
Email- fmti-ner@hub.nic.in
http://dacnet.nic.in/NERFMTTI/

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CENTRAL INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING

Training Programme (National)

S. No

Title of Course

Duration

Participants

1.

Power tiller operated agricultural machinery

2 Week

SMS/Technicians from industry, extension workers.

3

Biasi rice mechanization machinery

2 Week

SMS/Technicians from industry, extension workers

4

Machinery for rice cultivation

One Week

SMS/Technicians from industry, extension workers

5

Machinery for seedbed preparation and land leveling.

One Week

SMS/Technicians from industry, extension workers

6

Machinery for seeding & planting.

One Week

SMS/Technicians from industry, extension workers

7

Machinery for cultivation of vegetable crops.

One Week

SMS/Technicians from industry, extension workers

8

Harvesting and threshing machinery

One  Week

SMS/Technicians from industry, extension workers

9

Safety in use and operation various agricultural machinery.

One Week

SMS/Technicians from industry, extension workers

10

Machinery for cotton cultivation.

One Week

SMS/Technicians from industry, extension workers

11

Machinery for experimental plots

One Week

SMS/Technicians from industry, extension workers

 
Further details
Director
Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering
Nabi Bagh, Berasia Road, Bhopal 462 038 (M.P.)
Ph. : 0755 - 2733308
Fax : 0755 - 2734016
Email : director@ciae.res.in
Visit us : http://www.ciae.nic.in

www.ciae.nic.in/.
mail id : director@ciae.res.in
http://agricoop.nic.in/movieclips/movieclips.htm
www.dacnet.nic.in/extension/training/institute_training.asp

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INDIAN INSTITUTE OF CROP PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY
THANJAVUR – 5
Training courses


S.No

Course Title

Duration

Participants

1.

Rice processing technology

5 days

Rice mill owners

2

Operation and maintenance of milling and processing machineries

5 days

Rice mill operators & owners

3.

Pulse processing technology

3 days

Pulse processors

4.

Millet processing technology

3 days

Millet processors

5.

Storage, handling and Value Addition of food grains

3 days

Farmers & SHGs

6.

Product development and value addition of food grains

3 days

Farmers, SHGs, unemployed youth

7.

Introduction to analytical techniques  in grain processing technology

5days

Students, academicians & researchers

8.

Advanced training on handling hi-tech food analytical equipment (HPLC  & HPTLC or GC-MS or ICP)

10 days

9.

Advances in food microbial technology

5 days

10.

Students academic research project

1-2 months

Students

11.

Summer training on food grains processing and quality analysis

One month

Students

12

Educational visits

One day

Students, farmers, researchers and academicians

Note : Accommodation at our trainees hostel @ Rs.50/- per participant per day

FURTHER DETAILS
Paddy Processing Research Centre
(Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Govt. of India)
Pudukkottai Road,
Thanjavur 613 005
Phone             : 04362 – 226676
: 04362 – 228155
Fax                  : 04362 - 227971
E-mail             : paddypro@hotmail.com
  hodpprc@hotmail.com
www.pprc.gov.in.

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