Agribusiness Management Courses | Rabobank NZ
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Develop skills to evolve your business

The two programs offer an invaluable opportunity to learn from business professionals and network with leading farmers from across Australia and New Zealand. Program participants do not necessarily have other formal tertiary qualifications.

The two programs are Executive Development Program and Farm Managers Program

Ready to be part of the 1000 and growing program alumni?
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Are you an experienced business owner or senior manager?

Our Executive Development Program will help you build strategic planning capabilities and commercial management skills to explore options for business growth. You’ll leave the course inspired by farming and business experts, and with access to a new network of progressive farmers.

If you’re an experienced business owner who’s ready to future-proof your business, this program will help you do all this and more:

  • Learn how to formulate and implement a long-term strategy to reach your business goals
  • Listen to practical examples in business planning tailored specifically for the agribusiness industry
  • Get the knowledge you need to apply effective economic rationale to goal setting and decision making
  • Enjoy networking opportunities with industry peers
  • Discover how your business can benefit from your improved business management skills

Executive Development Program Dates:
Module One: Sunday 25 – Friday 30 August 2019
Module Two: Sunday 19 – Friday 24 July 2020 (TBC)

Applications for the 2019 program are now closed.

For more information:

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Are you an up-and-coming farmer ready to take over the family farm or manage a commercial farm?

Our Farm Managers Program will help you to hone your management skills. You’ll leave this week-long program with greater confidence in your leadership skills. You’ll also be equipped with the ability to influence business decisions, and build your own network of young, progressive and passionate farmers.

If you’re an up-and-coming farmer ready to take the next step, this program will help you do all this and more:

  • Improve your communication and influencing skills to provide input on business decisions
  • Improve your efficiency through time management
  • Learn how to develop a business plan
  • Understand the essentials of financial management and budgeting

Farm Managers Program Dates:
Sunday 23 - Friday 28 June 2019

Applications for the 2019 program are now closed.

For more information:

Enquire now      Download a brochure  

“The Farm Managers Program was life changing! Completing the program has given me not only the ability to develop my business – but also myself as a person.”

David Bullmore,
Balfour, NZ