FARMERS TRAINING DAY

 

FREE-TO-ATTEND skills training sessions

The opening afternoon of the Africa's Big 7 will feature a series of FREE-TO-ATTEND skills training sessions designed for smallholder / urban farmers from Johannesburg and Gauteng Province. Experienced trainers will be conducting these interactive sessions across a range of different competencies and techniques. They are intended to help the audience improve the productivity, efficiency and profitability of their existing farming operations and to help assist their progress into the medium and large scale farmers of tomorrow.

Certificates of completion will be provided for all attendees of the full afternoon programme.

PROGRAMME- 25 june 2017


TIMES TOPICS
12:00-12:30 Registration
AGRI-BUSINESS
12:30-13:00 Training Session 1
Planting, nurturing and harvesting for best yields in an urban context
AGRI-BUSINESS
13:00-13:30
Training Session 2
Gaining access to improved input supplies: seeds, fertilisers and agrochemicals
AGRI-BUSINESS
14:00-14:30 Training Session 3
How small-scale farmers can be more successful at accessing financial services
AGRI-BUSINESS
14:30-15:00 Training Session 4
Marketing / basic processing tools for farmers: Obtaining enough revenue to protect your farm operations
AGRI-BUSINESS
16:00-16:30 Certificate collection AGRI-BUSINESS

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Where and When

 

EXHIBITION VENUE

GALLAGHER CONVENTION CENTRE

19 Richard Drive, Midrand,
Johannesburg, 1685

Gallagher Convention Centre is one of Africa's largest conference and exhibition venues. Located in Midrand, between Pretoria and Johannesburg, Gallagher is conveniently positioned in the business hub of Gauteng and is the ideal location.
 

PARKING

Security monitored parking is available in an open air opposite the venue as well as behind Hall 5.

The cost per day is R20.

DATES

 
Sunday 25 JUNE 2017
Monday 26 JUNE 2017
Tuesday 27 JUNE 2017
 
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 16:00