This division covers R&D directed towards breeding and farming livestock and the production of associated primary livestock products.
- growing pasture, browse and fodder crops;
- aquaculture, commercial and recreational fishing;
- the preparation of primary livestock products; and
- environmentally sustainable animal production.
This division has seven groups.
8301 Fisheries - Aquaculture
8302 Fisheries - Wild Caught
8303 Livestock Raising
8304 Pasture, Browse and Fodder Crops
8305 Primary Animal Products
8398 Environmentally Sustainable Animal Production
8399 Other Animal Production and Animal Primary Products
a) Cereal crops grown for both grain and fodder or for feed grain or fodder alone are included in Division 82 Plant Production and Plant Primary Products.
b) The manufacture of processed animal products, including fish, and their primary products is included in the appropriate groups in Division 86 Manufacturing.
c) Transportation of live animals or animal products is included in Division 88 Transport.
d) Operation of irrigation systems and the provision of waste handling services such as collection, storage, recycling and disposal provided by local councils or private or non-profit waste management enterprises are included in Group 9004 Water and Waste Services.
e) Air quality; control of pests, diseases and exotic species; ecosystem assessment and management; flora, fauna and biodiversity; land and water management; rehabilitation of degraded areas; remnant vegetation and conservation areas; soils; and natural hazards in agricultural environments are included in Division 96 Environment.