Government of India
Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
(Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare)
North Eastern Region Farm Machinery Training & Testing Institute
  Biswanath Chariali, District: Biswanath, Assam   
*An ISO 9001:2015 Certified Institute*

To test Agriculture Implements and other Agriculture Machinery manufactured within the country or imported with a view to assess their functional suitability and performance characteristics, so that, the published test results would:

  • Serve as a basis to decide the type of machine best suited for Indian conditions which could be encouraged for import, production and popularization.
  • Help the farmer and other prospective purchasers in determining the comparative performance of Machine available in market.
  • Provide material to Engineers and Extension workers for guiding farmers in proper selection of equipment.
  • Form the basis for standard specification to be used by the manufacturers.
  • Help financial Institution in recommending financial assistance both to the manufacturers as well as to farmers.
  • Provide feedback to the manufacturers through user's survey on the nature of field complaints and standard of pre and after sales service facilities provided by them.
  • Assist Bureau of Indian Standard in formulation of standards and testing of Agriculture machines covered under the scope of certification marks scheme.
  • Help the manufacturers in product development by providing confidential Test Report.