Agriculture or farming involves many activities. In fact, farming compulsorily requires one or the other equipment tools in every activity the agricultural worker perform. Anything can be used as agricultural equipment in farming which are found locally. Some agricultural equipment are required in soil cultivational activities, animal rearing, poultry rearing, apiculture, sericulture, fisheries and more. Eg. A stick may be considered as an agricultural equipment tool to keep away the monkeys or other pests from the crops. The hollow hose pipe flattened at one end may be used as agricultural equipment to dispense medicine for farm animals. A small narrow iron rod may bed agricultural equipment which is used to dig the tubers of the crop, farmers will use the axe to harvest fuelwood is another agricultural equipment. The agricultural equipment or Implements or tools which are to be used in farming may be bigger one like carts, bullock driven ploughs, tractor driven plough, transplanter, tractor, harvester, fertiliser applier, ground implements like cultivator, rotovator, puddler etc., and smaller agricultural equipments which can also be called as hand tools like kurpi, hand digger, weeders, scoop, cutter, sickle, saws, secateurs, sheers, clippers, spades, etc. Kurpi, small diggers and other small agricultural equipment are usually used to remove weeds around the plants, loosen the soil, earthing up after applying the fertilisers or nutrients. The bigger version of these agricultural equipment hand tools will be used by the farmworkers to take up similar kind of works in larger farms. These hand tools which are agricultural equipment may be mechanized or non - mechanised [Manual]. Recent advances in farm mechanization have come with mechanised hand farm tools like saws, hand sprayers, transplanters, mulch hole makers, post hole diggers, cycle weeders, weeders, tree climbers, fruit harvesters, poultry equipment for poultry farming like chick drinkers, chick feeders, fumigation equipment and more. Some of the testers are also used in present improved agriculture, viz. soil moisture indicators, Soil pH indicators, Humidity and temperature indicators, mobile app-based tools like motor operators and so on are also considered as agricultural equipment. Some of the agricultural equipment or tools are also used in pest control like sound blowers to keep away the birds, wild boars, solar-powered instruments are also available handy for pest control.
Urban agriculture segment the hand tools are also used by the growers as agricultural equipment. Garden tools are more or fewer hand tools which include scoop, gloves, scoop, diggers, weeders, clippers, cutters, and micro sprayers.