Success Story - Zone Disk Tiller Drill (ZDTD)

Product: Zone Disk Tiller Drill (ZDTD)
This innovation is designed for multi-crops with partial modification. A technologically advance and economically viable tractor drawn Power Take Off (PTO) driven Zone Disk Tiller Drill (ZDTD), machine has been tested for planting wheat in standing paddy crop residuals. The crop can be planted successfully in 228.6mm (9”) rows by seven wavy coulters (50mm wave) revolving 172 RPM mounted on a common shaft ahead of the furrow openers. The project can be initiated with a capital cost of Rs.18.4 million and when marketed intelligently the investor will recover its initial investment with in three to four years.