SSK has a team of 6 Agricultural Development Officers (Agronomist, Animal Scientist and 4 Agricultural Economists) who provide relevant agricultural advice, free of charge, to the members of SSK.
The Agronomist provides agronomy related information to producers with regards to grain cultivars, fertilization, crop rotations and weed and disease control in crops.
The Animal Scientist provides animal husbandry related information to producers with regards to animal nutrition, animal breeding, general animal management and basic animal health. The Animal Scientist is also responsible for the the management of the feed mill.
The Agricutural Economists provides economic-related information to producers with regards to production costs, machinery costs, budgets and tariffs with regards to the lease of land and animals. The Agricutural Economists is also responsible for credit control.