Manage farm supplies


Manage farm supplies by taking care of the purchase and storing procedures. Select and purchase supplies and equipment such as seeds, livestock feed, fertilisers and farm machinery.

Alternative labels

farm supplies sourcing
source farm supplies
managing supplies to farm
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sourcing farm supplies
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sourcing supplies to farm

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Manage farm supplies is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Farm manager: Farm managers plan and organise the daily operations, resourcing and business management of animal producing farms.

Optional skill

Manage farm supplies is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Livestock worker: Livestock workers maintain the health and welfare of animals. They oversee the breeding/production and day-to-day care such as feeding and watering of animals.
Agricultural inspector: Agricultural inspectors monitor agricultural operations in farms and other agricultural facilities. They inspect activities such as health and safety measures, costs and production processes to ensure that workers and their activities comply with proper legislation and standards. Agricultural inspectors also analyse and report on their findings.
Agronomist: Agronomists provide consulting services to companies, agricultural cooperatives, agronomical crop growers and horticultural crop growers on the cultivation of food crops. They study the science, technology and business related to growing plants. They examine crops and perform experiments in order to improve crop yields and farms’ production. Agronomists also examine the most effective ways to harvest and cultivate plants.
Livestock advisor: Livestock advisors provide complex specialist advice to farmers and livestock breeders to ensure that their business and production is optimised.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022