FREE 4 day commercial horticulture course this Sep and Oct.
Greater Manchester Land Army are offering this amazing opportunity to learn how to set up an organic food growing business - from the growers themselves.
The training will run on four consecutive Saturdays from the September 22nd to the 20th October and will involve additional placement days at local organic farms. The course will cover the key areas for setting up and running an organic food growing enterprise, including:
Introduction to setting up a commercial veg production enterprise
Understanding and maintaining soil fertility
Commercial small-scale market gardening
Field-scale veg production
Pests and diseases
Finances and running a small business
More info here
Last Modified - 31st October 2012