We were pleased to be able to launch African Anecdotes at the Devon County Show at the end of June – only two years in the making!
A very warm welcome to BOAT ( Bicton Overseas Agricultural Trust). BOAT is a registered Charity which was formed in 1991 by a group of Devon farmers and the Principal of Bicton College who wanted to help people from developing
Discussions are underway to establish training via MS TEAMs with lead farmers and BOAT Alumni or encourage groups to visit relevant training establishments/institutions in East Africa. More details to follow idc.
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What our Delegates say
The course has accorded me long term opportunities and benefits through development of personal leadership, communication and personal effectiveness skills besides business planning skills among others.
The course is very relevant and practical, I am now confidently taking up more responsibilities because of the course. The skills amassed are necessary for me to lead, manage and motivate people to achieve results.
It is with a heavy heart that we announce the death of BOATs ex chairman Prof Fred Harper who died on Saturday 28th January 2023 after a long illness bravely and stoically endured.Read more