Short Course: Contemporary Approaches for Safe, Healthy and Quality Fruit and Vegetable Production

Starting April 7, 2019 - Ending May 16, 2019 Expired

The Institute of Applied Science and Technology has developed a 4-modular course in contemporary approaches for safe, healthy and quality fruit and vegetable production with funding from the Skills Development Fund (SDF). This course will be piloted from 7th to 16th May 2019.


Couse Objective

The course is designed to attract vegetable and fruit farmers, the youth and women into agriculture and to promote a more advanced and comfortable farming technology. It is also to equip and build capacity of beneficiaries with the necessary knowledge and skills in protected and controlled environment agriculture.


Course Modules

Module 1: Controlled Environment Agriculture

Module 2: Plant Protection

Module 3: Postharvest Technology

Module 4: Entrepreneurship and Farming as a Business


The Course is being piloted for a moderate fee of GHS450.00 for all the four (4) modules. Kindly Contact 0541035469/0244046850/or for further information/clarification.


Payment details

College of Basic and Applied Science

Ecobank Ghana Limited




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