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Henry Kendall High School

Henry Kendall High School

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Primary Industries

This course is for students who wish to develop knowledge and skills to commence a career and be an effective employee in the primary industry.


Pathways to Industry:

Skills gained in this industry transfer to other occupations. Working in primary industries involves:

* Dealing with and caring for animals.

* Breeding and growing livestock (dairy, beef, sheep, goats, pigs, chickens) crops and grains.

* Maintaining and using equipment such as tractors, harvesters, bailers and ploughs.

* Overseeing and managing farming operations.

* Developing and producing new products and technologies.


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Examples of occupations students can aim for in primary industries:

* Animal Attending

* Beef Production

* Crop Production

* Dairy Farming

* Horse Care

* Livestock Rearing and Breeding

* Pest and Disease Control

* Poultry Production

* Horticulture

* Shearing

* Sheep and Wool Production

* Rural Conservation and Land Management

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