The aim of Field Crop Production is to provide students with knowledge, skills and abilities in field crop production including farm safety procedures, communication skills, and basic knowledge of equipment operation and procedures. At least 30 hours of work experience must be completed with a farmer trainer. Students are responsible for finding a suitable trainer for the course.
Units of Study
Unit 1 - Farm Safety
Unit 2 - Planning for Field Crop Production
Unit 3 - Farm Equipment Maintenance and Repair
Unit 4 - Marketing
Unit 5 - Biotechnology
Unit 6 - Basic Operation of Tillage and Seeding and Equipment