Farming connect is on the lookout for Welsh farmers who aspire to be agricultural leaders or wish to develop their business skill under the new Agri Academy scheme. This scheme has been running for 4 years. The scheme is broken down into 3 different elements:
- Rural Leadership Programme is aimed at developing a new generation of rural leaders in wales
- Business and Innovation Programme is aimed at supporting and inspiring the next generation of farming and forestry innovators and entrepreneurs in Wales
- Junior Development programme is aimed at supporting young people aged between 16 and 19 years who hope to follow a career in the food, farming and forestry industries
Applications must be submitted by 1st April 2016, and can be found here.
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