Technologies – basic gardening equipment
Skills and understanding – as required for basic gardening
Cost R0 – R1000
Maintenance – none, one or two days a year, simple repairs
Technologies – simple testing or measuring kits, tanks, pipes
Skills and understanding – as required for small-scale business
Cost R1000 – R10 000
Maintenance – regular but infrequent checking/repair, 7 – 10 days/year, technical repairs
Technologies – specialised equipment (tractors, mechanical pumps, laboratories etc.)
Skills and understanding – as required for professional specialists
Cost >R10, 000
Maintenance – essential regular and frequent checking and repair, up to 50 days/year, complex technical repairs
Posters – These show in the form of photographs with some text the main stages in the development of any activity or practice.
Handouts – These provide considerably more information and guidance for each of the activities or practices.