Farm and Ranch Management

Farm and Ranch Management

Overview of careers, educational opportunities, and associations available in horse farm and ranch management.

Description:  Opportunities here exist on a more personal level for individuals interested in managing their farms or on a larger scale where farm owners may pay individuals to oversee and manage large operations on a day-to-day basis.

Proximity to Horses: Variable

Specific careers related to farm or ranch management:

  • Farm/Ranch Manager
  • Assistant Manager

Preparation Required:  Requirements may vary depending on the size and scale of the operation. More extensive operations may prefer an employee with an equine or animal science degree, while others may strictly look for experience.  Consult local extension organizations and associations to receive continuing training in specific areas related to equine management.

Educational Opportunities: