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Employers of Agriculture majors in CO

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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Grimmway Enterprises, Inc.
Grimmway Farms Farming
Tagawa Greenhouse Enterprises LLC
Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc.
Sprouts 314
Sunblest Management LLC
Petrocco Family Limited Partnership, Lllp
Colorado Mushroom Farm, LLC
Tagawa Greenhouses, Inc.
Rusler Produce, Inc
Welby Gardens Co.
Country Fair Garden Centre
Griffin-Holder Co.
Little Valley Wholesale Nursery
Department of Agriculture Colorado
Division Insptn & Consmr Svcs
United States Department of Agriculture
Kitayama Bros., Inc.
Kitayama Brothers
Hirakata Farms LLC
Hirakata Farms
Rocky Mountain Growers LLC
Williams Orchards, LLC
Apple Shed
Department of Agriculture Colorado
Jensen Farms Inc
Department of Agriculture Colorado
Fruit & Vegetable Inspection
Cure Entities
Paulino Gardens, Inc.
Horizon Environmental Services, Inc.
Leos Bgp Colorado
Tagawa Greenhouses, Inc.
Mountain View Farm, LLC
Harding Nursery, Inc.
Mrs. Condies Salad Company, Inc.
Dutch Heritage Gardens, Inc.
Veldkamp's, Inc.
Veldkamps Wholesale Greenhouse
Hulteen Orchard, Inc
Villano Brothers Farm Inc
Worley and Mc Cullough Inc.
Valley Grown Nursery
Busch Greenhouses, Inc.
Horta Usa, LLC
Botany Lane Greenhouse
Bassett Farms Inc
White Buffalo Farm Inc
Bella Holsteins, LLC
Bella Holsteins
KB Custom AG Services LLC
Colorado Department of Agriculture
Brushco Farms, Inc.
Mayo High Grovers LLC
Botany Lane Green House
Jerry Anderson
Steve Wells
Well's Ranch
Producers Coop
Cockroft Dairy Farm, Lllp
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Cooperative Extension Service
Boulder Organic Food Group, LLC
Elizabeth Newberry
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