At the bottom of this page are background documents, invitations etc.
On the following pages are material prepared for each day of the course.
The objectives are to increase capacity of
persons working in Jatropha projects with small farmers in SADC countries. Participants
will profit from the experiences of the FACT-ADPP pilot project.
The present project leaders and extension officers will train the participants, mostly in the fields they are working with the farmers in Farmers Clubs.
The course covers good production practices for jatropha as learnt through experience gathered from working with small scale farmers and extensive on-farm research work in Mozambique. Participant shall also be introduced to jatropha processing and conversion technology in the newly established bio fuel center.
practitioners, project leaders, extension officers and other people involved in similar projects within SADC countries, having an agricultural background in education and/or practical experience.
All participants will receive: