Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery
The Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing Industry consists of organizations & set-ups mainly involved in reaping crops, raising animals, harvesting timber, and garnering fish and other animals from their natural habitats such as a farm, ranch, natural waterways, artificial / man-made fishery, etc.
Establishments in agriculture, forestry, and fishing include farms, ranches, dairies, greenhouses, nurseries, orchards, and hatcheries.
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing Sector primarily includes Crop production and Animal production. The Secondary (subordinate / sub-sectors) include forestry and logging, fishing, and agricultural support activities.
Crop production includes farms / agricultural set-ups that mainly grow crops used for food and fibre. The animal production includes farms /ranches that cultivate animals for sale or for animal products.
Fishing includes mainly fishers that catch fish and shellfish to sell, while Forestry and logging includes growing, harvesting, and selling lumber /wood.
Agricultural support activities include performing various agricultural-related activities, such as soil preparation, planting, harvesting, or management.This Industry plays a very important role in the economy and income of the human populace. There are a wide range of occupations associated with this industry including farmers /farm workers, Agricultural / Forestry/ Fishery Specialist positions.