Dairy specialist and advisor
For a solid background in giving advice, you will gain knowledge on dairy nutrition, dairy genetics, dairy health and roughage production. You will also have practical training in giving advice to farmers when you write an advisory report and present this in an advisory meeting to the farmer.
In this module you will learn to develop new ideas, explore the possibilities for improvement of farm management and develop new ideas for farm development. There are classes in: farm economics, strategic management, marketing and sales, world agricultural policy, HRM and international dairy production. And you will write an strategic advisory report and present this in an advisory meeting to the farmer.
- Capable of acting as an advisor or entrepreneur in an international environment
- Capable of developing and writing a marketing plan and giving a sales talk
- Capable of writing a strategic advisory report (business plan) and presenting this in an advisory meeting to the farmer in question
In this module, called APL4iL, we will focus on personal growth by reflecting on your development and preparing you for your professional career.