Organizational and Economic Principles of Agricultural Machinery Use

Dmytro Kachan


Technical support of producers of agrarian products has always been and will remain a topical issue in realities of agrarian sector of Ukraine. In recent years, integrated forms of agricultural enterprises have become more widespread, which make it possible to increase and renew a machine-tractor park of their participants. In course of study four main technologies of soil cultivation and their impact were considered, an amount of necessary machinery and equipment, energy and labor costs, and impact on quality indicators of soil health. Also, main organizational forms of enterprises that provide equipment rental services or perform fieldwork were analyzed. Proposals were made regarding a merger of existing enterprises into agro technical centers, which would increase an efficiency of their functioning and cover functions of regional self-government. Also, the most common forms of machinery usage by agricultural enterprises were considered.

agricultural producers; machinery; organizational forms; tillage systems

Dmytro Kachan, Bila Tserkva National Agrarian University, Department of Finance, banking and insurance pl. Soborna, 8/1 Bila Tserkva, Ukraine, 09117, e-mail:

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