Pune : VST Tillers Tractors Limited (VST Tillers Tractors), pioneers in manufacturing of tillers and compact tractors for over five decades, as part of its continued efforts to offer innovative solutions to agricultural sector, has launched Gro Tech – a new line of solution which aligns with the ambitious Government of India’s vision of doubling farmer’s income.
In the first phase, VST Gro Tech line of solution is being offered to sugarcane farmers which is tailor made to optimize productivity and thereby boost sugarcane yield. In-addition, Gro Tech line of solution is calibrated to help sugarcane growers in saving labor, water, time and fuel. Importantly, the initial investment needed to get the Gro Pro line of solution running on ground with all implements is expected to be 50 % lesser in comparison with Higher HP Tractor.
VST Tillers Tractors launched compact model of tractor VST SHAKTI MT 270 in Second International Conference & Exhibition at Vasantdada Sugar Institute, Pune. Sr Vice President of VST Mr. Jujhar Singh Virk Spoke on launch of Gro tech and expressed that “VST’s innovative products and simplified farm solutions will to help sugarcane growers in improving productivity and helps in reduction of several costs including labor, farm inputs, cultivation and harvesting. As part of Gro Tech solution, we are happy to offer VST Shakti Viraat MT 270, a fuel-efficient compact tractor, and is positioned as complete sugarcane mechanization solution that is projected to increases productivity up to 20% with innovative method of farming. VST SHAKTI MT 270 is built with a fuel efficient 4-cylinder engine, Power steering , Oil immersed brakes, Smart Hydraulics,ultra cooling radiator, automatic depth and draft control and best in class with minimum turning radius assures better coverage with less fuel consumption The mechanization solution of VST Grotech bridges the gap between low returns from small land holdings and higher cost of labor and inputs through better use of technology & affordable solutions. Further, he added, VST GROTECH line of solution helps aspiring farmers to cross the threshold at ease by increasing productivity.
Salient features of VST SHAKTI Gro Tech:
-VST Grotech will help in reducing the land preparation cost by 30% by Using Subsoiler, MB plough and Cultivator.
-VST Grotech will help in reducing the sugarcane Planting operation cost by 40% by using Sugarcane Trencher /Planter.
-VST Grotech used along with Earthing up equipment will result in cost reduction by 50% over conventional method.
-VST Grotech offers many more benefits to Sugarcane farmers which lead to increase in productivity by 20%. Noor Mohammed Shaikh , AGM of Maharashtra expressed that the event also witnessed the launch of VST SHAKTI MT 270