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A potato planter is a piece of agricultural machinery designed to simplify and speed up the planting process of potatoes. The basic principle is to automate the placement of seed potatoes at specific intervals into furrows in the ground. Here is a basic overview of how a potato planter is made and how it works. How a Potato Planter is Made: Metal Framework: The basic structure is typically made from heavy-duty metal to withstand wear and tear. Furrow Opener: A plow-like mechanism is installed to open furrows in the soil as the planter moves along. Seed Hopper: This is a container where seed potatoes are stored. It’s designed to feed the potatoes into a distribution mechanism. Distribution Mechanism: This could be a belt, a wheel with pockets, or other mechanisms that pick up the seed potatoes from the hopper and drop them into the furrow at specified intervals. Covering Mechanism: After the seed is placed, another mechanism, often a set of disks or small plows, covers the seed with soil. Drive Mechanism: This could be a set of wheels that make contact with the ground or a hydraulic system that integrates with a tractor for power. Control Systems: Some planters have a basic control panel for adjusting planting depth, spacing, and rate of seed drop. Optional Add-ons: More advanced planters may have additional features like fertilization units, irrigation, or even GPS-guided systems for precise planting. How it Works: Preparation: First, the field is prepared and the seed potatoes are loaded into the hopper. Attachment: The planter is usually attached to a tractor for power and mobility. Planting: As the tractor moves, the furrow opener creates a trench in the soil. Seed Drop: Seed potatoes are picked up by the distribution mechanism from the hopper and dropped into the furrow at predetermined intervals. Covering: The covering mechanism then follows behind and covers the seed potatoes with soil, effectively planting them. Progress Monitoring: The farmer monitors progress and makes any necessary adjustments to the planting depth, rate, or spacing. Why it Works: Efficiency: Automation allows for a much faster planting process compared to manual methods. Consistency: The planter ensures consistent spacing and depth, which is essential for uniform crop growth. Labor Saving: Planters reduce the amount of manual labor required, thereby lowering the cost of planting. Precision: Advanced models can offer even greater efficiencies by using GPS and other technologies to optimize planting. Multi-Functional: Some planters can also fertilize and irrigate as they plant, saving additional steps in the planting process. By mechanizing the planting process, potato planters make agriculture more efficient, cost-effective, and manageable on a large scale.

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A Potato Planter is used for planting potato crops. Chain system cups are used. The machine is mounted on a three-point linkage of a tractor. There is no need to feed tuber by labor to an automatic planter.

A fertilizer box system is introduced to get more production.


Adjustable depth and planting spacing as desired by the farmer. No additional labor is required by placing missed seeds in cups in an automatic planter. Time and labor saving as compared to the traditional method. It shows in rows. Easy to operate and maintain.


Application For Ridge making & Planting
No. of rows 02
Ridge spacing 660 – 762 mm, adjustable
Power transmission Through ground wheel mechanism
Seedbox capacity 300 – 350 kg
Seed rate Adjustable
Tractor power ≥ 50 hp
Overall Dimensions
Length 1800 mm ± 20 mm
Width 1950 mm ± 20 mm
Height 1750 mm ± 20 mm
Weight (min.) 550 kg ± 10 kg
Material Specifications
Main Frame 100 x 100 x 5 mm, M.S. channel box, reinforced with 100 x 45 x 5 mm M.S. channels
Mast (A-frame) 10 mm, M.S. sheet, 18 mm M.S. plate & 38 mm M.S. round bar Tine 75 x 25 mm M.S. plate
Wings 8 mm, M.S. formed sheet
Share Steel Cast
Ground wheel 12 gauge M.S. sheet 600 mm dia., with 38 x 5 mm M.S. angle pegs
Seedbox 16 gauge M.S. formed sheet
Conveyor belt 200 x 6 mm rubber belt with 90 Nos. M.S. or plastic buckets
Seed furrow opener 50 x 50 x 5 mm M.S. box with 4 mm M.S. sheet
Power transmission 60 # roller chain, 45 mm drive shaft & 35 mm driven shaft
Bearings 04 Nos. 6006
04 Nos. 6205
02 Nos. 6208
Paint Double coat with primer after surface finish
Nuts and bolts To be tightened with spring washers
Bearings European Standard or Equivalent
Warranty Free: 1 year for parts and service
Extended: 5 years for parts supply payment

1 review for POTATO PLANTER

  1. Haris

    what is its price?

    • MFI PK

      USD 1400

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