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Agricultural Automation: Fundamentals and Practices

Hazem Shawky Fouda

250 pages
Arcler Education Inc
Agricultural Automation Fundamentals and Practices throws light on the meaning of agricultural automation, detailing the readers on the factors that affect the employment of agricultural automation in the field. It throws light on the technological inputs in the agriculture sector. Also discussed in the book are computerization of agricultural information, types of agricultural mechanism, transportation in agriculture, automation of the irrigation systems in agricultural sector, use of solar energy in this field, the application of agricultural pesticides and the role of women in the automation of agriculture, which provide the readers with the insights on various aspects related to the agricultural automation.
Author Bio
Hazem Shawky Fouda has a PhD. In Agriculture Sciences, obtained his PhD. from the Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University, 2008, MSc. In Agriculture Sciences from the Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University in 2004, Post-Grade Diploma in Cotton, 2001, BSc. in Agriculture Sciences, from the Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University, 1997, He is working in Cotton Arbitration & Testing General Organization (CATGO) since 1999 till present. Was working in the International Cotton Training Center (ICTC) – Cotton Arbitration & Testing General Organization (CATGO) from 2000 till 2015, as a Lecturer & Classer’s Trainer for Egyptian and foreigner classers, technicians, ginners, spinners & traders in all cotton aspects starting from picking seed cotton till preparing bales for export including other cotton aspects and training them practically on classing cotton. Besides that he was an editor and active member in the Research & Translation Committee, participating in issuing weekly, monthly and annually issues about the international & local cotton market including price trends and direction, recent developments & researches concerning cotton production, protection, harvesting, ginning, fiber testing, spinning & weaving since its foundation in 2000 till 2014 and since 2015 till present he works as an inspector.