Basic Sheep Production



Basic Sheep Production


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This year-round programme is designed to empower you to be able to leave with the required knowledge to succeed in your new business venture. This course will help you to apply basic sheep production skills to your farm to ensure that your venture is as profitable as possible. It will help the new and existing farmer to attain a high level of success in production.

Students can schedule a 1-day farm visit to the Agri Skills Transfer farm to gain practical exposure, ensuring they acquire well-rounded expertise in sheep production. An alternative option allows remote students to complete Logbooks and receive validation by visited farmers, ensuring inclusivity. This approach equips individuals with the tools and insights needed for success in the agricultural industry, enhancing profitability and fostering excellence in sheep farming.

The following Unit Standard will be covered:

  • Observe and inspect animal health – US 116308 - NQF level 4 - 3 Credits