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Animal Husbandry

Fit for youth without SEE:
Yes

Animal husbandry refers to the work of raising animals for the purpose of subsistence or to sell the products generated from the animals they raise, be it milk, egg or meat. Professionals in the field ... learn more

Employment Option

Self Employment Ratio

%

Education

A 29 months programe is provided by TSLC for Agriculture Production or Livestock Production along with Animal Health. The entry qualification for this course is Test passed. One can still do this job ... learn more

Academic Education
Technical School Leaving Certificate

Possible Employers


Silk farm house

Animal farm house

Shop

Career in Detail

Animal husbandry refers to the work of raising animals for the purpose of subsistence or to sell the products generated from the animals they raise, be it milk, egg or meat. Professionals in the field are extensively involved in works like livestock, dairy and poultry farming.

Animal Husbandrys usually do the following

Shift animals between grazing areas to ensure that they have sufficient access to food.
Feed and water livestock and monitor food and water supplies.
Making Decisions and Solving Problems - Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.

Abilities and other Requirements

requires physcial stamina
requires heavy physical work
is dusty, dirty, loud

Income and other Facilities

Entry Salary / Income
Rs. (not set) - (not set)

Working Context

ISCO - International Standard Classification of Occupations

Security and Army Professionals
Skilled Urban Skilled Rural
Supporting Operations

The table illustrates the segregation of occupations according to the level of education & experience. The segregation is such that the 'Professionals' have the highest amount of education and/or experience then are the 2 skilled labour (Urban & Rural) and Supporting Occupations with assemblers, operators etc. Security and Army have a wider range of both education and experience and are governmental jobs.

The boxes highlighted are the ones associated with Animal Husbandry . According to ISCO, jobs can have various levels of education and/or experience which thus puts them in different boxes as visualized in the table.

Relevant Education

A 29 months programe is provided by TSLC for Agriculture Production or Livestock Production along with Animal Health. The entry qualification for this course is Test passed. One can still do this job with informal training or with prior knowledge passed down from parents or via internet or research.

Education strongly relevant

Duration Fee (Rs) Access without SEE
Junior Technician Co
Skilled Rural
1 Year(s) + 3 Months 100,000
Yes
This course provides skills and knowledge related to the structure and functions of the different organs/ body system; assist in diagnosing and treating common systematic diseases and ailments of farm animals and birds. It also provides basic knowledge and skills of clinical examination, first aids, disposal of dead birds, sterilization and administration of drugs. Go to education page
Agricultureand Lives
Skilled Rural
2 Year(s) + 5 Months 0
Yes
This part, of course, is designed to provide basic skills and knowledge of poultry farming including breeds of chicken, housing, care and manages of broiler and layer chicken for commercial farming and marketing of meat and eggs. Go to education page

Education moderately relevant

Duration Fee (Rs) Access without SEE
B.V.Sc. and A.H.
Skilled Rural
5 Year(s) 0
No
Veterinary Doctors are closely associated with different livestock production related problems , which are beyond the knowledge and skill of our farmers .The livestock production system both in the rural and commercial sectors cannot be productive and effective without veterinary Support. Knowledge -based production and health management support can make the enterprise successful. Production of clean and hygienic livestock product is essential for general health and nutrition of the population .Prevention of zoonotic diseases if another important field related with public health and eventually make the saying "Healthy Animal , Healthy Man , And Healthy Nation" a reality .Indeed , this is the ultimate goal of the nation . Go to education page

Ideal Qualities

Style of Working, only applying: You prefer to have a lot of structure in your work, and you like to follow established methods of doing things. You should consider looking for jobs that are fairly routine and repetitive. Some examples would include running a business, teaching, and jobs that require physical labour.

Information Processing, rather detailed: You prefer to focus on a specific aspect, but with some awareness of how it fits within the larger operation. You should consider jobs that require you to focus and pay great attention to the details of what you are doing. Some examples would include jobs that involve handling accounts, working with data, or maintenance works

Flexibility, low: You prefer to have a fixed work routine with only a small amount of change every day. You should consider looking for jobs where you are required to go to an office at a specific time each working day. Some examples would include desk jobs and running a shop.

Value orientation, only idealistic: You believe that your work must have meaning behind it, without any material importance. You should consider looking for jobs that will give you some personal satisfaction while doing it. Some examples would include teaching and doing social work.

Pursuit of Success, high: For you it is important to succeed in your work. You have no problem with dedicating your free time to your work, and you welcome challenges and obstacles. You should consider looking for jobs that will motivate you to do well and succeed. Avoid jobs that will not challenge you to perform better.

Motivation to Create, very low: You prefer to implement already existing ideas rather than come up with your own ways of doing things. You should consider looking for jobs where you will be given clear and explicit instructions on what you have to do, or where there is already an established way of doing things. Avoid jobs where you have to think of your own ways of doing things

Motivation to Lead, low: You prefer to stay in the background and allow others to direct the group. You prefer to let others make up their own minds. You should consider looking for jobs where you can do what you want and not have to tell others what to do. Avoid jobs where you will be required to lead a group of people

Team oriented, low: You are independent and work best on your own. It is difficult for you to work with others and to conform your way of working to theirs but on the other hand you do not feel odd if you have to work on your own. You should consider looking for jobs which have a lot of tasksthat can be fulfilled on your own and have a low degree of collaboration with colleagues or experts you need to ask for help

Ability to cope with pressure, high: You are capable of working under pressure, to the point where you almost enjoy it. You are not easily stressed by daunting tasks. You should consider looking for jobs where you have to work at a hectic pace and perform well. Avoid jobs where you do not have to exert much effort.

Shift animals between grazing areas to ensure that they have sufficient access to food.
Feed and water livestock and monitor food and water supplies.
Making Decisions and Solving Problems - Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.

Employment Condition

Self Employment Ratio

%

Possible Employers


Silk farm house

Animal farm house

Shop

Size of Employment

At the moment there are people working in this job in Nepal.

Job Demand

Shows the demand of the career (1st being the highest and the last being over-saturated).


60 = very high: This job is very high in demand. You can easily find employment or will be able to sell your service easily as a self employed person.

50 = high: This job is high in demand. With a certain talent you will find a job.

40 = medium: The demand for this job is medium. You should have chances in finding a job, but you might need to be flexible regarding your working place or in self employment, might have to compete with a few other professionals about the work.

30 = low: The demand for this job is low. Only a few vacancies are published. Academic proficiency as well as experience is required to be even considered for applying for this sort of jobs.

20 = saturated: There is no more demand for this profession in the labour market. Only if existing staff is released, new people are hired.

10 = over-supplied: There are many graduates already waiting for a job in this profession. You might have to consider a long waiting list or have to prove extraordinary talent to find a job in this profession.

The below jobs are similar to Animal Husbandry because of factors such as similar education, similar tasks and similar required abilities.

  • Animal Producer
    Animal Producer raises animals in order to sell them in a reasonable price . An animal producer feeds,nurses and does the formal duties of calving, fencing and field repair. He/she also facilitates other functions of of animal reproduction, like breeding, artificial insemination, and helping with animal births.


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  • Poultry Farming
    Poultry Farming is raising domesticated birds mostly chickens, ducks, turkeys and geese in order to extract meat or eggs out of them.The poultry, farmers either sell those herds or the products they extract out from them be it meat or farmers can simply run the small scale production business.


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  • Fisher
    Fisher are those who produce, raise and sell fish production.It is an aquaculture livestock farming.


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