Raise hens


Keep hens in order to produce table eggs for eating or fertile eggs for breeding.

Alternative labels

raising hens
hens raising
keep hens
hen keeping
hens keeping
keeping hens
hen raising

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Raise hens is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Optional skill

Raise hens 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.




  1. Raise hens – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022