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Agriculture General

Please note, this is a STAR course, which is only available to NZ Secondary Schools via application by the school's nominated STAR / Gateway Co-ordinator

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Telford
Qualification:
STAR

10087 Plan plantings for insect and bird retention
Unit Level: 3
Credits: 5
Version: 3
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15 Describe the end use of crops and factors which affect crop yields, and interpret seed quality
Unit Level: 2
Credits: 2
Version: 6
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18 Demonstrate knowledge of animal anatomy and physiology
Unit Level: 3
Credits: 4
Version: 6
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19103 Demonstrate knowledge of methods for promoting on-farm livestock health and health problems of livestock
Unit Level: 3
Credits: 8
Version: 2
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19116 Demonstrate knowledge of livestock behaviour and animal welfare
Unit Level: 2
Credits: 3
Version: 4
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19138 Monitor and interpret weather information
Unit Level: 2
Credits: 4
Version: 3
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19139 Gather and record information from a rain gauge, thermometer, and barometer; or weather station.
Unit Level: 1
Credits: 1
Version: 2
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19140 Demonstrate knowledge of water use and quality, and related land use issues in primary production
Unit Level: 3
Credits: 5
Version: 2
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19373 Demonstrate knowledge of fertiliser, and the implications for handling and spreading fertiliser
Unit Level: 3
Credits: 2
Version: 2
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22174 Demonstrate knowledge of soils and fertilisers
Unit Level: 2
Credits: 5
Version: 2
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22175 Demonstrate understanding of soil properties and their effect on plant growth
Unit Level: 3
Credits: 6
Version: 2
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24542 Demonstrate knowledge of the impact of an agriculture system on soils
Unit Level: 2
Credits: 3
Version: 2
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24636 Demonstrate knowledge of plants in the agriculture industry
Unit Level: 2
Credits: 3
Version: 2
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28971 Describe livestock reproductive processes and practices
Unit Level: 3
Credits: 5
Version: 2
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28974
Unit Level: 3
Credits: 4
Version: 2
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576 Demonstrate knowledge of a specific landbased primary industry (sheep, deer, beef or dairy)
Unit Level: 3
Credits: 4
Version: 4
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