Introduction Audio-visual methodology is aimed at supporting and empowering people involved in the field of agriculture to define, promote, and take full ownership of their development, as learning is a life-long process. The livestock sector plays an important part in the agricultural economy. Educated, enthusiastic livestock owners who understand agribusiness and the related methods to reduce their risks, are key to sustainable livestock farming and will play a vital role in supporting and enhancing sustainable agriculture and food security. The implementation of a sound management, health and nutrition programme is essential for sustainable small stock farming. Who Should Enrol All people involved in the field of agriculture. Course Design A way to bolster agricultural production is to develop practical agricultural education systems. A powerful way of doing this is through the use of audio-visual modules which is a highly effective and tested methodology to approach, examine, and impart knowledge. This is a comprehensive series of modules that follow a step-by-step process and can be used in group training or self-study – and are structured according to visual training guidelines. This implies defining most of the terminology used and where necessary, supporting the visual storyline with graphics and animation to enhance the learning process and ensure that sustainable knowledge is gained in the learning process. These modules are designed to do precisely what they are meant to do – and that is to support skills development. Online Video Series Supporting Agri Skills Development and Best Farming Practices. Course Content This course covers the following topics:
  • Boer goats
  • Milk goats
  • Sheep
  • Angora goats
Learning Outcomes
On completion of this video series, candidates will be able to have a better understanding of  the important aspects of small stock farming including the following:
  • Boer goats
  • Milk goats
  • Sheep
  • Angora goats