6312-Subsistence Livestock Farmers
Subsistence Livestock Farmers
Subsistence livestock farmers breed, raise and tend livestock in order to provide food, shelter and a minimum of cash income for themselves and their households.
Breeding animals and helping with animal births
106 - Animal Sciences
631201 - Subsistence Livestock Farmer
Description : Breeds, raises and tends livestock in order to provide food, shelter and a minimum of cash income for themselves and their households.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
NOTE: Workers in a subsistence setting whose main tasks are fetching water and gathering firewood, are classified in unit group 8624, Water and Firewood Collectors. Workers in subsistence agriculture who perform a limited range of simple and routine tasks, usually under the direction of others, are classified in the relevant unit group in Sub-major group 82, Agricultural, Forestry and Fishery Labourers.
Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa