Basis Certificate in Crop Protection (Agronomy)

A course for farmers, growers, advisers and representatives involved in decision-making rules in agriculture and horticulture. The course will address economic and environmental criteria for more informed systems of management. It is a 16 day course spread over several months. The course leads to the Basis Certificate in Crop Protection.

Instructor: Debbie Wedge

Cost: £2700 + Vat, includes Exam, materials and lunch

BASIS Points Avaialable:

Venue: The Marsh Hill Centre

Max Number of Trainees: 12

Subject Areas:

  • Weed Recognition & Problem Weeds by Crops
  • Pesticides: Chemical Groups; Modes of Action: Formulations Cereals
  • Cereals (continued) Oilseed Rape & Linseed
  • Nutrition: PH & Soils
  • Sugar Beet Grassland
  • Legislation & Regulatory Affairs
  • Integrated Crop Management (ICM)
  • Integrated Crop Management + Exam
  • Potatoes
  • Peas & Beans

    Exam: Multichoice papers, Practical and VIVA

    Dates: To start 20th October through till 15th March

    Basis - Amenity Horticulture

    To start 20th October 2017 Core modules plus invasive plants and hard surfaces.

    Basis - Grassland unit

    TBC, For CPD to add to 2015 course or for interest

    To book your place on a course, or for more information, simply contact us.

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