Scholarships for Horticultural Training for Entrepreneurs

An intensive course is being offered in the Netherlands on new technologies and innovation in the horticulture industry worldwide.

Monday, April 8, 2013

From information published by NethWork:

Participants will learn about new technologies, innovation, collaboration as well as acquiring practical experience in the most innovative horticulture industry in the world in this three-week intensive course offered by NethWork and the HAS University of Applied Sciences.

This training course will contribute to the exchange of knowledge and experience between private sector entities and representatives from the public sector in Central America. The focus of the training course will be protected crops, technologies of medium and high level, and post-harvest practices.


Thanks to the support of the Dutch government, this management training program is being offered by NethWork free of charge for 10 people. Travel expenses and accommodation will be covered as well.

Apply now for this management training course for members from the field of Central American horticulture! The deadline for registration is April 20, 2013.

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