Farmer Training Service


Service Description


The Division of Farmer Training is responsible for training farmers in the transfer technologies. The Division comprises of five Rural Training Centes (Denmam, Francistown, Southern, Ngamiland and Mahalapye Rural Traing Centre) which offer training in all aspects of Crop Production, Animal Production, Marketing of Agricultural Produce, Agro-processing and Conservation of Natural Resources. Courses offered at these Centres ranges from one to six weeks.


How do I obtain the service?


Contact the Agricultural Extension Officer at an Extension Area or District level. 


How do I apply for the service?


Get registered with your local Extension Officer for the course of your choice and make agreements as to when the training will commence.


Cost Involved in obtaining service


The training is offered free.


Where can I get more information?


Visit the website.


Postal Address:                                                       Physical Address:


Head of Farmer Training                                             Ministry of Agriculture HQ

Department of Extension Service Coordination               Plot 4701 Mmaraka Road

Private Bag 001144                                                     Farmer Training

Gaborone                                                                   2nd Floor, Office No. 221

Botswana                                                                   Gaborone

Tel: 3689319

Email: dcp@gov.bw

Service Branches:
You may locate the service branche in charge in the  
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