Equipment & Machinery

Texans use a wide range of equipment and tools in their homes, businesses and agricultural operations. We have educational resources and in-person programming designed to help Texans manage and maintain their equipment and machinery.

Related Departments: Agricultural Economics

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Agricultural Safety and Health

Agricultural Safety and Health Program addresses farm machinery safety, safe handling of agrochemicals, and topics related to safety in farm, ranch, and rural settings.  

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Equipment & Machinery

Publications

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This activity package covers introduction to welding; oxyfuel gas cutting, welding, and brazing; shielded metal arc welding; and inert gas processes.

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This activity package covers advanced shielded metal arc welding (plate and pipe); gas metal arc welding; flux cored arc welding; gas tungsten arc welding; special cutting processes (air carbon arc and plasma arc cutting); and welding qualification and certification (codes and testing).

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The center pivot is the agricultural irrigation system of choice for large acreage because of its low labor and maintenance requirements, convenience, flexibility, performance, and easy operation. Center pivot systems, when properly designed and equipped, conserve valuable resources such as water, energy, money, and time. The wise selection of a center pivot system will result […]

Programs

We offer numerous free and affordable programs on agriculture and natural resources, family and community health, economic health and youth development. We also offer many volunteer opportunities. Browse the list below.
Program

The TCFA Feedyard Technician Program provides high school upperclassmen knowledge and skills needed to prepare them for a possible career in the fed cattle industry.

Program

The Pecan Orchard Management Short Course is the world renowned premiere educational event on how to grow pecans.

Program

Agricultural Safety and Health Program addresses farm machinery safety, safe handling of agrochemicals, and topics related to safety in farm, ranch, and rural settings.  

All Resources on Equipment & Machinery

  • Publication

    This activity package covers introduction to welding; oxyfuel gas cutting, welding, and brazing; shielded metal arc welding; and inert gas processes.

  • Publication

    This activity package covers advanced shielded metal arc welding (plate and pipe); gas metal arc welding; flux cored arc welding; gas tungsten arc welding; special cutting processes (air carbon arc and plasma arc cutting); and welding qualification and certification (codes and testing).

  • Publication

    The center pivot is the agricultural irrigation system of choice for large acreage because of its low labor and maintenance requirements, convenience, flexibility, performance, and easy operation. Center pivot systems, when properly designed and equipped, conserve valuable resources such as water, energy, money, and time. The wise selection of a center pivot system will result […]

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    This publication outlines the responsibilities of a homeowner whose wastewater is treated by an aerobic treatment unit and spray field.

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    This publication explains how to inspect a home aerobic treatment unit, disinfection unit, and spray field in order to complete reports Texas.

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