Introduction to Small Scale Farming Course

Full Day – Berry NSW


This one-day course provides an overview of what to look for when acquiring a property, such as location, size and other considerations which may impact upon the anticipated venture or enterprise e.g. livestock, crops etc.

The course examines the advantages and disadvantages of property ownership, costs, budgeting and potential projected income considerations.

Course Topics

  • Background (commencing the journey)
  • Introduction to farming
  • Budgets and finances
  • Community and social life
  • Farm tour:
    • Poultry
    • Machinery
    • Cattle
    • Horses
    • Sheep
    • Paddock walk
    • Vineyard tour
    • Wine tasting

Training Location

Berry – address details will be provided upon registration

Course Teacher

Paul Gibson

Course Dates

Check our calendar for the next available course dates.