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A Greenhouse for Tropical Lowlands (Malaysia), Training manual : Guidelines for the Planning and Organisation of Training Activities

Elings, A.; Stijger, I.; Blomne Sopov, M.; Campen, J.B.; Runia, L.

Summary

This Training Manual on tropical lowland greenhouse horticulture has been prepared as a manual for training of trainers staff of the Department of Agriculture of Malaysia, agricultural extension workers of the government, trainers of educational institutes engaged in greenhouse training and for private sector actors working in greenhouses. The training material introduces concepts and principles related to development, implementation and evaluation of training programmes with emphasis on tropical lowland greenhouse horticulture. The manual contains 20 chapters on specific issues with some background information, a few highlights, some illustrations and sample exercises that can be used in a training programme.