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Employers of Agriculture majors in AZ

Agricultural engineers—also known as biological and agricultural engineers—work on a variety of activities. These activities range from aquaculture (raising food, such as fish, that thrive in water) to land farming to forestry; from developing biofuels to improving conservation; from planning animal environments to finding better ways to process food. Agricultural engineers work much of the time in offices. They also spend time at a variety of worksites, both indoors and outdoors, traveling to agricultural settings to see that equipment and machinery are functioning according to both the manufacturers’ instructions and federal and state regulations. Agricultural engineers must have a bachelor’s degree, preferably in agricultural engineering or biological engineering. Employers also value practical experience, so cooperative-education engineering programs at universities are valuable as well. The median annual wage for agricultural engineers was $74,000 in May 2012. Employment of agricultural engineers is projected to grow 5 percent from 2012 to 2022, slower than the average for all occupations. Agricultural engineers are pursuing new areas related to agriculture, such as high-tech applications to agricultural products, water resource management, and alternative energies.

Agricultural Engineers
Apply knowledge of engineering technology and biological science to agricultural problems concerned with power and machinery, electrification, structures, soil and water conservation, and processing of agricultural products.

Agricultural Inspectors
Inspect agricultural commodities, processing equipment, and facilities, and fish and logging operations, to ensure compliance with regulations and laws governing health, quality, and safety.

Soil and Plant Scientists
Conduct research in breeding, physiology, production, yield, and management of crops and agricultural plants or trees, shrubs, and nursery stock, their growth in soils, and control of pests; or study the chemical, physical, biological, and mineralogical composition of soils as they relate to plant or crop growth. May classify and map soils and investigate effects of alternative practices on soil and crop productivity.

Agricultural Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in the agricultural sciences. Includes teachers of agronomy, dairy sciences, fisheries management, horticultural sciences, poultry sciences, range management, and agricultural soil conservation. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

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The Growers Company Inc
Rousseau Farming Company
Pioneer Ranches
Salt River Farming
Jlg Harvesting, Inc.
Greenheart Farms, Inc.
Rousseau Sons, L.L.C.
Marlin Packing Company
Eagle Produce, L.L.C.
Martori Farms
Eagle Produce, L.L.C.
Farmers Investment Co
Santa Cruz Valley Pecan Co
Four Season's Produce Packing Co Inc
Yuma Mesa Fruit Growers Asssociation
Mission Citrus
Kenly Farms Inc
Camelot Nurseries, Inc.
Mountain States Wholesale Nurs
Gila River Indian Community
Gila River Farms
Nature Fresh Farms, LLC
Associated Citrus Packers Inc
Dos Rios Citrus Nursery
Amigo Farms, Inc.
Barkley Company of Arizona
Tanimura & Antle, Inc.
Mc K Greenhouse Co
Ak-Chin Indian Community Development Corporation
AK Chin Farms
Newstar Fresh Foods, LLC
Duncan Family Farms, LLC
Doug Mellon Farms II, Inc.
Mellon Farms
Skyview Cooling Company
Mission Ranches Company
Arizona Wholesale Growers, Inc.
Suncrest Nursery
Wholesum Farms Arizona, L.L.C.
Nakasawa Farms, LLC
Bayer Cropscience LP
Bayer Crop Science
East Valley Golf, Ltd.
Revegetation Services
University of Arizona
Agriculture Lf & Science Dept
Smt Farms, LLC
Smt Farms
Five Star Quality Care, Inc.
Pueblo Norte Senior Living
J-V Farms, Inc
Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc.
Dole
Bickman Farms
Curry Family Limited Partnership
Curry Farms
J-V Farms, Inc
Pinto Creek Company, L.L.C.
Brooks Farms
C & E Cattle Co., Inc.
Griffin Ranches Inc
Harrison Farms, Inc.
Everkrisp Vegetables, Inc.
Evergreen Turf, Inc.
Dole Food Company, Inc.
Dole Food
Santa Lucia Farms, LLC
Saint Lucia General Partnr
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