Title New Advisers
Project Number 2011-FR1-LE005-24388
Product Skills competencies and internal support in farm advisory
Title Skills competencies and internal support in farm advisory
Product Type procedure for the analysis and prognosis of the vocational training requirement
To cope with complex advice situations, what can support agricultural advisers? Co-construct with the farmer more durable responses, why not, but how?
We offer our experiences from New Advisers Leonardo project (2 years - 8 countries).
During the test of 3 tools for advisers, users expressed their experience on the job of advisers and trainers in agronomy, and necessary skills for efficient advice.
They emphasized the growing role of 'soft skills’, the need for training and other reinsurance (including the work in technical team).
Target group Agricultural advisers, trainers and students - Managers of advisory services
Result We can progress through ‘learning by doing’, while having created favourable conditions: managers’ willing for change, technical and scientific resources, involved local actors, public policy that supports collaboration between relevant players.
Area of application Agronomic advisory / Long-life training
Product Languages English