Farmeco offers multiple short courses teaching attendees a wide range of skills.
These skills range from planting through maintenance to propagation, managing a woodland, plant husbandry, agroforestry, pruning, juice, wine and cider making and marketing. Other courses include cultivating, processing and selling fruit products, confidence building all aimed at giving the attendees increased opportunities of sustainable employment.
These are coupled with a wide range of countryside and social skills and provision of opportunities for volunteering and hands on experience. Farmeco links the training programs with apprenticeship schemes with local colleges in agriculture, agroforestry, environmental studies, rural business among others.
Farmeco provides the opportunity for learning amongst the farming and wider community through workshops, work parties, courses and gatherings. It acts as a demonstration of what is possible, an inspiration for change and a setting for learning specific skills for a wide range of people.