How Do You Be A Poultry Farmer?
Eggs and poultry are a vital yet fragile part of the world’s industrial farming economy. It is the job of the poultry farmer to provide and maintain a healthy and nurturing environment for the life and health of the poultry and eggs. A career as a poultry farmer is a rewarding occupation for the right person. Step 1 Start planning early. A high school education including biology and chemistry courses will be very valuable to any future poultry farmers. Math and English will help you with the business and communications side of the poultry farming industry. Step 2 Join 4-H or Future Farmers of America, if they are in your school. Try getting a job at a local poultry farm; starting out at the bottom and working your way up on a poultry farm is indispensable experience to a poultry farmer. Step 3 Study more about food and nutrition in consumer and family studies courses. Step 4 Understand the signs, symptoms and treatments of avian and egg diseases. While it is best to have veterinarian h