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Basic Conservation Agriculture Training (3 Days)

June 6, 2017 @ 8:00 am - June 8, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

R1800
Penergetic

Join the team from Foundations for Farming for an in-depth Basic Conservation Agriculture Training from the 6th to the 8th of June.

Course content:

  • Introduction to Foundations for Farming
  • Jesus-Our Foundation
  • Africa’s Need – The Problem and The Solution
  • Brian Oldreive’s Story
  • Principles of Conservation Agriculture
  • Foundations for Farming Principles
  • The Folly of Ploughing
  • Practical Soil Erosion Demonstrations
  • Basic Agronomy
  • Pfumvudza Principles – Feed your Family
  • Introduction to Vegetable
  • Growing
  • Planting a Vegetable Garden
  • Introduction to Herbs
  • Pests and Diseases
  • Natural Medicines and Home Remedies
  • Compost Theory
  • Practical Compost Making
  • Agroforestry
  • Cover Crops

Costs

  • R1 800 p/p. Including accommodation, all meals, coffee & tea
  • R1 350 p/p. Including lunch, coffee & tea

We recommend that learners arrive on the Monday evening before training, so that our start is not delayed by the omnipresent traffic problems.

Details

Start:
June 6, 2017 @ 8:00 am
End:
June 8, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
R1800
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Website:
http://www.foundationsforfarming.co.za/index.php/training/south-africa

Organizer

Foundations for Farming
Phone:
0824443947
Email:
neill@foundationsforfarming.org
Website:
http://www.foundationsforfarming.co.za

Venue

Beula Park International
c/o Green Hills and Sam Green Rd, Meadowdale
Johannesburg, Gauteng South Africa
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Phone:
0110215945
Website:
www.beulapark.co.za