Farm/Herd Manager

by Jamie Mishue


  1. A farm manager works with livestock and crop production. Being a farm manager has some responsibilities like managing staff, production targets, and marketing and selling produce.
  2. The education to obtain this job is an associate's or bachelor's degree in agribusiness, farm management, and other related topics.
  3. There is a significant amount of experience in farming and work that is required.
  4. As an assistant you may get 31,000 dollar salary, as a Farm manager you may get 32 to 49 thousand, and with 15 years you may get 70,000, and as a senior you may get 100,000.
  5. The employment outlook is expected to decline 19 percent.
  6. Three skills you need to posses are knowledge of food production, marketing skills, and negotiation skills.