Livestock production Aeres University of Applied Sciences Dronten

Module 1: Dairy specialist and advisor

The objective of this module is to prepare you for consultancy and advisory work in the dairy sector. To this end, you will be given lessons in dairy nutrition, dairy genetics, dairy health and roughage production, and receive practical training in giving advice.

Module 2: International Entrepreneur

This module concentrates on decision-making as an advisor or an entrepreneur in a complex international agricultural environment. You will learn the competencies necessary for developing ideas and calculating the economic effects of operational, tactical and strategic options for the further development of your farm or that of your clients. In this module you will learn about: farm economics, strategic management, marketing and sales, world agricultural policy, HRM and international dairy production. Along with writing the advisory report, you will develop a marketing plan and carry out a sales talk.