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Livestock Farming

By ACS Distance Education on January 30, 2019 in Animals, Careers & Jobs Success | comments
There are many jobs in the livestock and farming industries, from permanent employees such as the farm manager, stock person and farm hand to temporary staff such as shearers and blacksmiths.
 

Farm Animal Breeding & Trading

By ACS Distance Education on January 30, 2019 in Animals, Built Environment, Careers & Jobs Success | comments
This industry sector is concerned with buying, selling and breeding livestock. Animal suppliers work with farmers and industry to ensure purchase of breeds appropriate to need and environment.
 

Farm Equipment & Materials Supply

By ACS Distance Education on January 30, 2019 in Animals, Careers & Jobs Success | comments
All farms need equipment and materials to operate. These may include buildings, water tanks, fencing materials, tractors, fuel, fertilisers, pasture seed, agricultural chemicals, irrigation pipe and sprinklers; through to even drones and computer equipment.
 

Animal Tourism

By ACS Distance Education on January 30, 2019 in Animals, Careers & Jobs Success | comments
Animals can be significant for tourism in the wild (eg. birdwatching, snorkelling, whale watching, wildlife safaris), in captivity (eg. farm tours, zoos and aquaria) and even with pets ( eg. pet shows, pet friendly accommodation).
 

Animal Education

By ACS Distance Education on January 30, 2019 in Animals, Careers & Jobs Success | comments
Learning about animals is an important industry in itself. Formal and informal courses provide both foundation and CPD training to farmers, zoologists, veterinarians and anyone else working in animal industries. Teachers, course developers and administers find significant careers in  these situations.