6131-Mixed Crop and Animal Producers

Job Title: 

Mixed Crop and Animal Producers

Job Description: 

Mixed crop and animal producers plan, organize and perform farming operations to grow and harvest field, tree and various other crops, as well as to breed, raise and tend animals and to produce a variety of animal husbandry products, for sale or delivery to wholesale buyers, marketing organizations or at markets. Farmers not involved in co-operatives are also classified under this unit group.


Breeding, raising and tending animals

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

106 - Animal Sciences
104 - Applied Horticulture and Horticultural Business Services

Specific Occupations: 

613101 - Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmer
Description : Plans, organises and performs farming operations to breed and raise livestock and to grow crops.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Biodynamic Farmer, Biodynamic Farmer/ Farm Foreman / Production Supervisor, Farmer and Grazier, Mixed Crop and Livestock Farm Foreman, Mixed Crop and Livestock Production Supervisor, Mixed Livestock Farmer

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa