You’ll gain a complete insight into every aspect of farm management, from budgeting and credit control to taxation management, machinery ownership, financing and agribusiness law.
|Prerequisites and Restrictions|| You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
|Available semesters||Semester 2 2023|
What you will learn
After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:
Demonstrate an understanding of agriculture’s role in the Aotearoa-New Zealand economy in relation to differing land uses, production systems and legislation.
Demonstrate an understanding of New Zealand’s agribusiness and financial systems, and the processes for investment analysis, enterprise purchase and financing, and the development, expansion and diversification of an agricultural enterprise.
Demonstrate an understanding of equity and debt capital, risk management and labour management and demonstrate an understanding of the politics and global environment in which New Zealand agriculture operates.
Demonstrate an understanding of environmental issues and legislations and the requirements for ‘best management practices’ in relation to environmental sustainability, welfare and water quality.
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