Computing for Farmers - 2017 dates now available!

"Set stocking plans and calculating stocking rates has become easy with Excel. Before it took me days to work it out. Now it's only a few hours". Nick Peacock, Otara Station

FARMERS GAIN CONFIDENCE TO USE COMPUTERS AS A BUSINESS TOOL THROUGH COMPUTING FOR FARMERS COURSES

GETTING STARTED - Course 1

Learn the basics of computing. Communication through email and online is becoming the norm. This course will take you from turning on the computer through to email tips and tricks, internet (with a focus on sites farmers can use) and Word software.

Duration: Either two half-day sessions of four hours, or four evening sessions of two hours.

Cost: $80.00 (incl GST)

To register telephone 0800 273 337 or click Register Here.

USING FARM DATA - Course 2

Save time and use information to make better business decisions by making better use of software and online tools.

This course builds confidence in using farm data, with an introduction to Excel (spreadsheets) and overview of farm management tools such as Cash Manager, Farmax and AgRecord.

Duration: This course comprises of either two half day sessions of 4 hours, or four evening sessions of 2 hours

Cost: $80.00 (incl GST)

To register telephone 0800 273 337 or click Register Here.

Both courses are 8 hours in duration and are spread over half days or evenings.