Adult Training Programs

The Agricultural and Rural Centre offers exciting and innovative training sessions to both adults and children.   Look out for our calendar for 2012 below. 

Saturdays

Keeping Chickens (11.00am - 1.00pm) - Beginners

A beginners guid to keeping chickens, including incubating your own eggs. Choosing the right equipment, feeding and housing your chickens.

Keeping Chckens (1.30pm - 3.30pm) Advanced

A more advanced look at keeping chickens.  In particulat how to make your own incubator, brooder and coop.  How to make a business from your chickens and the law on selling eggs and poultry.

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 Saturdays

Growing Food (11.00am - 1.00pm) Beginners.

You don't need to have a huge garden to grow your own food.  This course shows you a beginners guide on how to grow vegetables and herbs in a innovative way.   

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 Saturdays

Land Based Management (11.00am - 1.00pm)

A basic guide to effective land management, especially for those who have grazing land for livestock.  This course covers, weeds and plants - friend or foe.  understand your grass ph levels and how grass grows.  effective seeding.  Caring for your grazing land.