BRUSH Cutter/Grass Trimmer
Favor machinery and Auto Spares has introduced a new brush cutter that can trim one acre of weeds and unwanted foliage using half a liter of petrol only. The simple device suitable for smallholder farmers is a handheld powered multipurpose tool with a 3.5-liter capacity engine used to cut Napier grass, trim fences, flowers, boma Rhodes, and shrubs. It is a big relief Smallholder farmers have been using slashers and pangas to remove weeds in their farms.
A brush cutter uses a metal blade that cuts through dense vegetation and tree trunks up to 4 inches thick. According to Kelvin Kigen who is a sales representative at the company, brush cutters offer more power and versatility than ordinary trimmers