List of agricultural machinery

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Agricultural equipment is any kind of machinery used on a farm to help with farming. The best-known example of this kind is the tractor.

From left to right: John Deere 7800 tractor with Houle slurry trailer, Case IH combine harvester, New Holland FX 25 forage harvester with corn head.
Unimog with a flail hedge and verge trimmer implement used in agroforestry

Tractor and power[edit]

Farm mechanization in Ontario and Quebec; illustrating a tractor

Soil cultivation[edit]

Harrow in use in 1948 at Canterbury Agricultural College farm
Historic huge specialist "plough" for maintaining drainage ditches in East Germany
called Zone till subsoiler)


Fertilizers and pesticides dispenser[edit]


Produce sorter[edit]

A belt sorter for peas
  • Blemish sorter.
  • Colour sorter
  • Density Sorter
  • Diameter sorter
  • Internal/taste sorter
  • Shape sorter
  • Weight sorter

Harvesting / post-harvest processing[edit]

A Frost & Wood reaper- binder being used in the Rainy River District in the 1900s.

Hand harvesting[edit]

Winnowing machine from 1839

Hay making[edit]

Round baler in action

Hand hay tool[edit]


A "backhoe loader"
A restored JCB 3C MkII, showing the conventional arrangement of front loader and backhoe


Animal Feeding[edit]


TOL Tree Trimmer
A mulching machine

Obsolete farm machinery[edit]

A Geiser threshing machine



External links[edit]

Media related to Agricultural machines at Wikimedia Commons