Agricultural Farm Manager (Occupation Code : 131101)

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Plans, directs, and coordinates production in large scale agricultural and horticultural operations such as collective farms and agricultural co-operatives to grow and harvest crops.


Monitoring agricultural and forestry market activity and planning production to meet contract requirements and market demand.

Overseeing the selection, training and performance of forestry workers and contractors.

Analysing soil to determine types and quantities of fertilizer required for maximum production.

Directing and coordinating activities such as planting, irrigation, chemical application, harvesting, and grading.

Inspecting plantations and fields to determine maturity dates of crops, or to estimate potential crop damage from weather.

Establishing and managing budgets, monitoring production output and costs, recording information and preparing financial and operational reports.

Alternate Occupation Names

Sugar Farm Manager

Horticultural Farm Manager

Arboricultural Farm Manager

Mixed Crop and Livestock Farm Manager

Agronomy Farm Manager

Dairy Farm Manager

Ornamental Horticultural Farm Manager

Field Vegetable Farm Manager

Livestock Farm Manager

Mixed Crop Farm Manager

Vegetable Farm Manager

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