Profession

Farmer/Farming


Description

A farmer (also called an agriculturer) is a person engaged in agriculture, raising living organisms for food or raw materials. The term usually applies to people who do some combination of raising field crops, orchards, vineyards, poultry, or other livestock.

Job Prospect

Very high

Work Environment

Farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers typically work outdoors, but may spend some time in offices. They often do strenuous physical work.

General and Personal Skills Required

Average Salary

Cost of Training

Recommended Level of Education

vocational

Professional Skills / Tools Required

Associated Disciplines

Agriculture, Crop Science, Farming, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry