FIMOAT-CIG aims at the start in producing local modern machines that are affordable to smallholder farmers, sophisticated machinery including tillage implements with the plow and tractor, planters, trans-planters, harvesters, helicopters used in irrigation, fertilizing and pesticides is still to be considered.
The importance of using modern agro equipment in agriculture includes:
Agro products produced using machines rather than using hand tools are cheaper.
Productivity is higher using modern machines.
Value chains and food processing are better with modern agricultural machines.
Generally FIMOAT-CIG classifies its products as follows: Agricultural hand tools. Farming machines. Food processing machines.
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