BASIS Advanced Module - Advanced Potatoes

This course, leading to the Advanced BASIS Award, examines the agronomy of potato crop production. It is suitable for BASIS qualified advisers, farmers and farm managers, looking to extend their understanding of potato agronomy.

Course Outline


The course is delivered over five days, arranged in two blocks plus one online day for practise vivas. Delivery is through participatory lectures, exercises and case studies.



The University of Lincoln, Riseholme Campus, Riseholme, Lincoln, LN2 2BJ



The course is assessed by means of a short answer written paper, plus an oral exam 
The course is worth 30 CPD points and can be used to contribute towards the BASIS Diploma in
Agronomy. Successful candidates are also awarded HE credits that can be used towards completion of the
Harper Adams Diploma in Agronomy.

Cost - £1,250 + VAT per person (includes tuition and exam fee)

For further details contact - - 07785 118611

Shepshed, Leicestershire     07753 882610