AGRONOMY III (ROOT CROPS) - STUDY ONLINE, START AT ANY TIME

Specialist
Summary information
  • Learn to grow potatoes, carrots, turnips, and other root crops.
  • Learn about different growing practices.
  • Learn about soil management, crop scheduling, pest management and much more.

The course comprises the following 10 lessons:
1. Scope and Nature of Root Cropping and the Botany of Roots
2. Cultural Practices A: Soil Management, Crop Scheduling and Soil Water
3. Cultural Practices B: Weed control, Pest Management
4. Potatoes
5. Carrots and their Relatives
6. Turnips and their Relatives
7. Beets
8. Taro, Yams and Sweet Potato
9. Other Root Crops
10. Harvest and Post-Harvest Management

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Booking and further information
Dates and times
1 June 2019
Teachers
John Mason, Timothy Walker, Yvonne Sharpe, Bob James