Organic Arable Farming

Environmental & Agriculture

Course Info

Duration: 1 Week

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

Venue

  • Sep-27-2021

    Madrid

  • Oct-04-2021

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Oct-04-2021

    London

  • Oct-11-2021

    Istanbul

  • Oct-11-2021

    Dubai

  • Oct-18-2021

    Paris

  • Oct-18-2021

    Geneva

  • Oct-25-2021

    Madrid

  • Nov-08-2021

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Nov-08-2021

    London

  • Nov-15-2021

    Istanbul

  • Nov-15-2021

    Dubai

  • Nov-22-2021

    Paris

  • Nov-22-2021

    Geneva

  • Nov-29-2021

    Madrid

  • Dec-06-2021

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Dec-06-2021

    London

  • Dec-13-2021

    Istanbul

  • Dec-13-2021

    Dubai

  • Dec-20-2021

    Paris

  • Dec-20-2021

    Geneva

  • Dec-27-2021

    Madrid

  • Jan-03-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Jan-03-2022

    London

  • Jan-10-2022

    Istanbul

  • Jan-10-2022

    Dubai

  • Jan-17-2022

    Paris

  • Jan-17-2022

    Geneva

  • Jan-24-2022

    Madrid

  • Feb-07-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Feb-14-2022

    Istanbul

  • Feb-14-2022

    Dubai

  • Feb-21-2022

    Paris

  • Feb-21-2022

    Geneva

  • Feb-28-2022

    Madrid

  • Mar-07-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Mar-07-2022

    London

  • Mar-14-2022

    Istanbul

  • Mar-14-2022

    Dubai

  • Mar-21-2022

    Paris

  • Mar-21-2022

    Geneva

  • Mar-28-2022

    Madrid

  • Apr-04-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Apr-04-2022

    London

  • Apr-11-2022

    Istanbul

  • Apr-11-2022

    Dubai

  • Apr-18-2022

    Paris

  • Apr-18-2022

    Geneva

  • Apr-25-2022

    Madrid

  • May-02-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • May-02-2022

    London

  • May-09-2022

    Istanbul

  • May-09-2022

    Dubai

  • May-16-2022

    Paris

  • May-16-2022

    Geneva

  • May-23-2022

    Madrid

  • June-06-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • June-06-2022

    London

  • June-13-2022

    Istanbul

  • June-13-2022

    Dubai

  • June-20-2022

    Paris

  • June-20-2022

    Geneva

  • June-27-2022

    Madrid

  • July-04-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • July-04-2022

    London

  • July-11-2022

    Istanbul

  • July-11-2022

    Dubai

  • July-18-2022

    Paris

  • July-18-2022

    Geneva

  • July-25-2022

    Madrid

Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

 

 
Introduction and brief history of organic farming.
 
  • Why organic farming? Introduction to soil structure, organic matter, soil organisms, the living soil, drainage and cultivation.

 

 

 

 

Nutrient cycling in natural ecosystems,
 
  • Agricultural systems, organic farms, specific plant nutrients and requirements, nutrient management, management of manures, slurry and organic residues.

 

 

 

 

 

Crop rotation,
 
  • Polyculture systems, fertility building, rotation design, crops within the rotation, stockless rotations, problem of rotations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Weed management
 
  • Weed ecology, cultural control practices, direct intervention techniques, biological weed control, integrated weed management.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Pest and disease management
 
  • Causes of pest problems, self-regulation in organic systems, cultural control of pests and diseases, direct pest and disease control methods, pest management in grain storage, integrated pest management in organic farming, specific pests and diseases.