What Do Farmworker, Farm and Ranch Animals Do?
Farmworkers perform a multitude of tasks, most of which involve physical labor and tending to animals, such as cattle, sheep, swine, goats, or horses. In some farms, this type of work also includes baiting and feeding crawfish, harvesting crawfish traps, and refilling traps with food.
The main goal of a farm worker who deals with animals is to harvest products from the different animal crops. These products may include meat, fur, skins, feathers, eggs, milk, and honey. To harvest them, the farm…Read more
- Care for animals, including feeding, health observation, tracking animal movements and grooming.
- Maintain farm equipment and shelters.
- Operate farm equipment, including using tractors, irrigating for floods and transporting animals.