Dairy FarmingEvents

Unique dairy training program for the youth in Uasin Gishu and Nandi County

Graduate Farmer would like to invite all Aspiring Dairy Farmers between the ages of 18-35 located in Uasin Gishu County or Nandi County for an educative “1 day” dairy training session to be held on 21st, 22nd and 23rd of March 2016 at Wilsam Dairies located in Eldoret Town.

This one day training program has been tailored to target the youth and empower them with the necessary skills that will turn them from being job seekers to creators through dairy farming. This program has been designed to empower young aspiring dairy farmers to be able to leave with the required knowledge to succeed in the dairy farming ventures.  The training course covers in-depth knowledge and is designed to be practical as possible to enable the farmer to leave with knowledge and expertise on how to confidently carry out a successful dairy farming business in Kenya.

TRAINING COST: No Charges included.

BENEFITS 

  1. Linkages to financial institutions
  2. Mentorship and Coaching as you start your dairy venture
  3. Practical Dairy Management Manuals
  4. Networking with professional dairy farmers

The training session will include the following which is aimed to empower you in dairy farming;

Section 1

  • Introduction to farming as a business
  • How to manage your farm
  • Planning
  • Record Keeping

Section 2

  • Feed Formulation
  • Milk technique and hygiene
  • Cow health and Management
  • Fertility Management (breeding, AI, etc)
  • Fodder management and Preservation; Napier grass, Maize silage, etc
  • Housing
  • Calf rearing

HOW TO APPLY

Send your Name, Email address, LocationPhone Number and Photo Copy of ID to admissions@graduatefarmer.co.ke or by calling 0790-759-455

Share: If you know anyone in these two counties who are very passionate about dairy farming kindly forward this write up with them. Thank you 

(Please note we will only cater for the training charges)

  • Michael k mutai

    Iam interested but 40 year is it applicable to be trained?

    • Hello. We are glad to hear your interest, however we are only taking youth between 18-35 years.

      • Jipchumba

        This was an hoax post what did you gain from your lies?? we are at the venue now and they are even aware shame on you

        • Hello Jipchumba. This is not a hoax post. The training was pushed forward to 29th of March. Applicants have been notified via email. If you had applied and accepted the email has already been sent to you.