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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