This is a husbandry-based programme in production agriculture which combines practical experience and guidance from a manager, and enables you to run of a farm enterprise.
Throughout the course, you will develop:
- skills and knowledge in crop production, animal production and mechanisation along with the ability to complete and maintain appropriate records and documents.
- an awareness of health and safety, animal welfare and environmental issues directly related to agriculture.
- the skills in production agriculture which, along with practical experience, will enable you to undertake the running of a farm enterprise at enterprise manager or assistant farm manager level.