Pig Farmer Australia

Pig Farmer Australia ANZSCO 121318:

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Pig Farmer Australia ANZSCO 121318:

Description

Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to breed and raise pigs for meat and breeding stock.

Skill Level

1

Alternative Titles

  • Pig Farm Manager

Specialisations

  • Pig Breeder

Group: 1213 Livestock Farmers

Description

plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to breed and raise livestock.

Tasks

  • breeding and raising livestock for the production of honey, meat, milk, skins, eggs and wool
  • monitoring and maintaining the health and condition of livestock
  • providing pastures and fodder to maintain appropriate nutritional levels
  • moving livestock to optimise feeding opportunities
  • organising and conducting farming operations such as catching, drenching and milking livestock, sterilising machines, and collecting, grading and packaging produce
  • directing and overseeing general farming activities such as maintaining pens, sheds and cages, fertilising, controlling pests and weeds, and growing fodder
  • maintaining fences, equipment and water supply systems
  • organising the sale, purchase and transportation of livestock and produce
  • maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity and planning production accordingly
  • managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management
  • may select, train and supervise staff and contractors

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Occupations in this Group

  • 121311 Apiarist
  • 121312 Beef Cattle Farmer
  • 121313 Dairy Cattle Farmer
  • 121314 Deer Farmer
  • 121315 Goat Farmer
  • 121316 Horse Breeder
  • 121317 Mixed Livestock Farmer
  • 121318 Pig Farmer
  • 121321 Poultry Farmer
  • 121322 Sheep Farmer
  • 121399 Livestock Farmers nec