Dairy Production Technician


A Dairy Production Technician Program will teach a student how to operate and maintain farm equipment that sustains farm sanitation, herd health and breeding; feeds the dairy herd, milks cows, and cares for calves. A typical Dairy Production Technician Program can last 2 years.

Upon graduation, a Dairy Production Technician will be expected to fully understand the process of caring, maintaining, and raising cattle. A graduate will also be well versed in the breeding of cattle and know how this can effect the quality of each product.



Careers

Farmers, Ranchers, and Agricultural Managers
Wage: $73,060
10 Year Growth Rate: -1.0%
Education Requirements:
High school diploma or equivalent
Industrial Machinery Mechanics and Millwrights
Wage: $59,380
10 Year Growth Rate: 19.0%
Education Requirements:
High school diploma or equivalent