Farming might seem pretty simple to an outsider, but how long could you actually survive as a working farmer? Ready to find out if you're up to the challenge? To the quiz!
What time of the day to you get up?
Around 6 AM
10 AM or later
What does a typical breakfast look like for you?
Eggs, bacon, and toast
Black coffee and a biscuit
Waffles or pancakes
What task would needs to be done first?
Feeding the animals
Greasing up and refueling the tractors
Planning out the day
Watching some news
Your spare time is spent …
Going to the movies
Sitting around the campfire
What's free time?
What type of footwear is your go to each day?
Wellies or work boots
Which would gross you out?
Cleaning out stalls
Feeding pigs after it rains
Milking a cow
An animal giving birth
None of these
The best vacations are spent ...
At the beach
In the mountains
Relaxing in the countryside
Going to the city
How often do you check the weather?
Several times a day.
Once a day.
If I catch it on the news.
You want your nearest neighbors to be....
Hundreds of acres away
A few miles down the road
Right next door
Are you good at fixing things?
I'm a jack of all trades!
If I can watch a YouTube tutorial first.
Typically after a few trial runs.
I'm not really good with my hands.
You could survive as a farmer for a lifetime! You're early to bed and early to rise, with a work ethic that few people can hold a candle to. You're not afraid to get your hands dirty and work around the clock to make your farm as profitable as possible. With common sense and a little bit of faith, you could make farming a lasting career!
You could survive as a farmer for 25 years! You can't remember the last time you took a vacation and you're certainly not afraid of getting up with the sun. You value a hard days work and understand that one always reaps what they sow. You've got the mind, the work ethic, and the intelligence to truly last as a farmer!
You could survive as a farmer for 10 years! You're not afraid of a little hard work and long hours don't drag you down! Sure, getting up at the crack of dawn to feed animals and ready tractors wouldn't be your cup of tea forever, but you could certainly make life as a farmer last on the short term!
You could survive as a farmer for 5 years! Farm life would quickly wear you down and weather your soul. The unpredictability of weather, crops, and even animals would stress you out beyond belief. You're not the type who likes to get dirty and the idea of waking up at dawn would get old pretty fast!
You could survive as a farmer for 1 year! Unfortunately, farming life just isn't for you. You're not the type who wants to get your hands dirty or work year round just to make a steady living. You like to have a free schedule and the ability to roam/make your own hours. Farming would be a bit too demanding for your way of life!