Julia Njoki Mwatha
|Your Name||Julia Njoki Mwatha|
|Your E-mail Address||[email protected]|
|1. Learning Objectives #1||Learn about farm production techniques - seeding, planting, weeding, harvesting, post harvesting handling ,irrigation and water harvesting @90% success rate. |
Activity : observe procedures and try on my. own with supervision
:practice and increase my proficiency in performing this tasks.
|2. Learning Objectives #2||Learn all about animal rearing on the farm-goats, chicken, turkeys and pigs and also maximizing their profitability to a farm. |
Activity: Observe and take part in animal caring with supervision.
: Read/research the available literature on the same.
|3. Learning Objectives #3||Learn about farm planning, crop rotation, crop patterns- depending on weather and demand, value addition and preservation. |
Activity :Take part in farming practices at the farm with supervision. Seek guidance from my hosts on the same.
|4. Learning Objectives #4||Learn about organic pest management, soil conservation techniques particularly the no till method practiced at the farm and implement it at 90% success rate. |
Activity : observe bed shaping and formation, compost application and implement it with supervision.
: Read/,research and seek guidance on the pros and construction of this method and other methods of soil conservation.
|5. Learning Objectives #5||Learn about customer relations, marketing and pricing of farm produce .|
Activity: participate in farm sales activities at the farm stand and farmers markets. Talk to my hosts about the same.
|[Host Signature] I have reviewed these Learning Objectives with our Steward and agree to help him/her accomplish these objectives while training with our farm/business/organization.||Ellee igoe|