Crop Establishment

 

 

 

 

 

Planting and Establishing Crops NQF level 1-2

Credits: 7

Certification: Agri-SETA Accredited certificate

Duration: 3 days

Cost: R 1750.00 per person

This course includes the following unit standards:

SAQA ID 116200: Plant the crop under supervision

SAQA ID 116079: Monitor the establishment of a crop

A candidate attending this course will gain the following skills:

  • Use and care for the tools and equipment in the planting of a specific crop.
  • Handle planting material correctly for the successful establishment of a specific crop.
  • Describe the basic effects of the environment on specific crops.
  • Plant planting stock at correct spacing between rows, between individual plants, and at the correct depth for specific plant species.
  • Select, use and care for the appropriate tools and equipment used in the planting of a specific crop.
  • Monitor the handling of planting material for successful establishment according to required procedures for a specific crop.
  • Understand the impact of environmental conditions on the successful establishment of crops.
  • Monitor the planting of plant material at correct spacing between rows, and individual plants, and at the correct depth for specific plant species.

Training method: Onsite training, E-Learning and Classroom trainings at Hygro Training College in Eloff Mpumalanga, Road no.6, Small holding no.23