Fish, Bees, Rabbits
Course Category: Animal Production
Price: R1,600.00 Incl. VAT
Management of the rabbit doe and buck. Feeding, housing and litter management. Slaughtering and marketing. Honey bees of Africa. The colony. Management of bees. Harvesting of honey. Fish on the farm. Types of fish for pond culture. Feeding. Harvesting.
Aligned to Unit Standard 116298 NQF Level 4 Credits 2
SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1
Understand and identify rabbit breeds breeding systems and housing systems.
SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2
Obtain the required understanding regarding rabbit feeding, management, culling and tanning.
SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3
Understand the important diseases that affect rabbit production.
SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4
Gain an understanding of the honey bee colony, the bee hive and the necessary equipment needed to keep bees.
SPECIFIC OUTCOME 5
Understand and implement specific activities such as swarm control, supering, moving a colony,pollination and pest and disease control required for successful bee-keeping.
SPECIFIC OUTCOME 6
Understand the critical factors regarding fish culture such as the dam system, fish species, stocking harvesting and general management.
SPECIFIC OUTCOME 7
Implement harvesting systems and understand the future prospects within the fish culture industry.