FARMERS TRAINING DAY

FREE-TO-ATTEND SKILLS TRAINING SESSIONS

The opening afternoon of the Africa’s Big 7 2017  featured a series of FREE-TO-ATTEND skills training sessions designed for smallholder / urban farmers from Johannesburg and Gauteng Province. Experienced trainers conducted these interactive sessions across a range of different competencies and techniques. The training helped the audience improve the productivity, efficiency and profitability of their existing farming operations and assisted their progress into the medium and large scale farmers of tomorrow.


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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

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 field opposite the venue as well as behind Hall 5.
The cost per day is R20.

DATES

Sunday 20 June 2021
Monday 21 June 2021
Tuesday 22 June 2021

10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 16:00

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