Determining the kinds and amounts of livestock and livestock products to be produced and amounts of crops to be grown;
Purchasing animals, producing and purchasing fodder and other supplies;
Purchasing seeds, fertiliser and other supplies;
Performing operations such as soil preparation, sowing, planting, loosening soil and harvesting crops;
Breeding, raising and tending livestock;
Milking, slaughtering and skinning animals, and preparing animals or animal products for the market;
Storing and carrying out some basic processing of the crop and livestock products;
Delivering or marketing farm products;
Selling some products at local markets; and
Performing related tasks.
What are the skills required?
Skills, knowledege and abilities that are essential to carry out a task with determined results. Skills can often be divided into domain-general and domain-specific skills.
The activity or business of growing crops and raising livestock.
Field of Study Required
Field of study consists of a broad area of academic and skills qualifications that come under a similar branch of subject knowledge. In addition, courses offered under each field of study require similar academic entry requirements.