Applied poultry management

Field of interest
Poultry
Duration
15 weeks

Learn how to handle primary livestock products, care for the poultry housing and environment, and analyse farm results for improved production with the study Applied poultry management.

  • 12.500,-
  • 15 weeks
  • Barneveld
  • Small groups

For whom

This study is put together for:

  • extension officers
  • teachers and instructors in animal production
  • managers in the field of poultry husbandry.

Training date

2 September 2019 - 20 December 2019

Programme

These training themes are included throughout this programme:

  • taking care of animals and their environment
  • handling of primary livestock products
  • propose improvment to local management clearly and with confidence.
  • analyse farm results
  • taking care of the poultry housing

Results

The study "Applied poultry management" teaches you how to care for the animals and their environment, so that they can produce under the best conditions possible. You learn how to propose improvements to local management, clearly and with confidence. You also learn how to handle primary livestock products, take care of the poultry housing and environment to reduce any threat of infection, and analyze farm results so you can report to management about making the farm and its production more efficient – both technically and economically.

Application deadline

Scholarship: apply before 22 March 2019 if you want to take part in this course with a scholarship (OKP or MSP).

Alternative funding: if you are applying with alternative (own) funding you can apply up to 2 months prior to the start of the programme.