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Course details

Syllabus
Profitable growing of combinable pulses
Code
PR02
Designed for
Farmers and farm managers who are considering the inclusion of combinable pulse crops into their rotation and wish to develop an understanding of the economics and agronomics of pulses.
Entry requirement
Able to demonstrate practical experience
Dates and locations
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Price
£120 + VAT
Duration: 
A half day classroom-based course
CPD points
CPD points to be awarded
Author: 
PGRO Specialists: Becky Ward, Jim Scrimshaw, Kerry Maguire, Steve Belcher
Content

Classroom module 1 (half day):

  • Overview of the domestic and global pulse markets
  • The economic and agronomic reasons for including pulses in the rotation
  • Deciding which crop to choose
  • Rotational position and establishment options
  • Identification and management of the key pests, diseases and weeds
  • Nutrient requirements in pulse crops

Trainers are accredited by ARTIS

Participants receive an ARTIS Accredited Certificate