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Diploma

Entrepreneurial Agriculture

Entrepreneurial Agriculture

Entrepreneurial Agriculture

This Entrepreneurial Agriculture course is a Diploma program accredited by KNEC.

  • Diploma
  • Animal Sciences

This Diploma in Entrepreneurial Agriculture course is designed to equip the trainee with relevant Knowledge, skill and attitudes to enable him/her to work in Agriculture establishment and related industries. its aims at imparting competencies required to safely operate and effectively supervise entrepreneurial agriculture production process.

This Diploma in Entrepreneurial Agriculture course is designed to equip the trainee with relevant knowledge, skill and attitudes to enable him/her to work in Agriculture establishment and related industries. its aims at imparting competencies required to safely operate and effectively supervise entrepreneurial agriculture production process.

It involves analyzing and understanding the strategies of agricultural entrepreneurs, particularly in response to the institutional changes and economic and technological disruptions to which the agricultural industry is subject. After completing the course, you will be able to understand the complexities of the agricultural value chain to conduct business and establish an entrepreneurial orientated agri- business.

Areas of Entrepreneurship in Agriculture

  • Agro Produce processing units – These units do not manufacture any new product. They merely process the agricultural products e.g. Rice mills, Dal mills, decorticating mills etc.
  • Agro Produce manufacturing units – These units produce entirely new products based on the agricultural products as the main raw material. e.g. Sugar factories, Bakery, Straw board units etc.
  • Agro-inputs manufacturing units – These units produce goods either for mechanization of agriculture on for increasing manufacturing plants, e.g. Fertilizer production units, food processing units, agricultural implements etc.
  • Agro service centers – These include the workshops and service centre for repairing and serving the agricultural implement used in agriculture.
  • Miscellaneous areas – Besides the above-mentioned areas, the following areas may prove to be encouraging to establish agri-enterprises such as setting up of Apiaries, feed processing units, seed processing units, mushroom production units, commercial vermin-compose units, goat rearing farmers club, organic vegetable and fruits retail outlet, bamboo plantation and Jatropha cultivation
  • Miscellaneous areas – Besides the above-mentioned areas, the following areas may prove to be encouraging to establish agri-enterprises such as setting up of Apiaries, feed processing units, seed processing units, mushroom production units, commercial vermin-compose units, goat rearing farmers club, organic vegetable and fruits retail outlet, bamboo plantation and Jatropha cultivation

Career opportunities;

  • Soil scientist
  • Farm manager
  • Agronomist
  • Livestock and animal production specialist
  • Educator
  • Research scientist
  • Plant breeder, and more.

Colleges offering Entrepreneurial Agriculture Diploma

Private College Uasin Gishu County Soy Constituency
Eldoret Technical Training Institute

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Private College Siaya County Ugenya Constituency
Private College Nandi County Chesumei Constituency
Baraton College

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Public College Meru County Tigania East Constituency
Private College Nakuru County Molo Constituency
Public College Kericho County Bureti Constituency
Private College Muranga County Kiharu Constituency
Edinburgh College

Edinburgh College is a leadership development center. We are located in Murang`a, an 80km drive from Kenyan capital Nairobi in the beautiful serene surroundings, creating a relaxed atmosphere... ...read more

Public College Kiambu County Kabete Constituency
Animal Health & Industry Training Institute - Kabete

The Animal Health and Industry Training Institute (AHITI) Kabete, was started at the present site in 1965 as a project of the government of Kenya, the Food and... ...read more

Public College Kakamega County Butere Constituency
Bukura Agricultural College

Bukura Agricultural College is a State Corporation established by an act of Parliament to provide middle level training in agriculture and related fields. The College is also mandated... ...read more

Public College Baringo County Baringo Central Constituency
Baringo Technical College

Baringo Technical College is a public training institution poised to provide the best in post-secondary technical, industrial, vocational and entrepreneurial training (TIVET). The institution is strategically located and... ...read more

Public College Nakuru County Nakuru Town West Constituency