In a landmark collaboration, CNH Industrial, Khon Kaen Higher College of Agricultural Technology, and Mitr Phol Group have joined forces to enhance agricultural education in Thailand. This tripartite agreement aims to foster innovation and excellence by providing Thai vocational students access to world-class education, state-of-the-art technology, and private-sector expertise.
A Commitment to Sustainable Agriculture and Community Empowerment
The partnership reflects the shared vision of the three parties to promote sustainable agriculture and empower local communities. Mark Brinn, Managing Director of CNH Industrial for Southeast Asia and Japan, expressed his pride in the collaboration, stating that it aligns with their mutual goals of advancing sustainable farming practices and strengthening local communities.
Enhancing Practical Training with Modern Technology
As part of the agreement, CNH Industrial has donated an A4000 sugarcane harvester to Khon Kaen Higher College of Agricultural Technology. This donation will enable students to gain hands-on experience with modern farming machinery.
Furthermore, CNH Industrial has pledged to establish a Case IH Training Centre at the school. This facility will offer technical workshops on sugarcane harvesters and other cutting-edge agricultural technologies, enhancing the practical training available to students.
Nurturing the Next Generation of Agricultural Innovators
Mark Brinn emphasized CNH Industrial’s dedication to nurturing future talents in the Thai agriculture sector. By integrating industry-leading knowledge with hands-on training, the partnership aims to equip students with the skills and creativity needed to become innovators in the field.
Recognition and Continued Commitment
CNH Industrial’s efforts to strengthen Thailand’s agricultural sector have not gone unnoticed. The company was recently honored with the Best Contribution to Thailand’s Education Award 2023 by the Thai Ministry of Education. This accolade recognizes CNH Industrial’s long-standing commitment to collaborating with academic institutions and enhancing agricultural vocational training.