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Employers of Agriculture majors in HI

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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National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Cooperative Extension Service
Maui Pineapple Company, Ltd
Haliimaile Division
Hawaiian Orchards Royal L P
Gay & Robinson, Inc.
Gay & Robinson
Puna Certified Nursery Inc.
Aloun Farm, Inc.
Hawaiian Sweet, Inc.
Tropical Hawaiian Products
Haliimaile Pineapple Company, Limited
Macfarms, LLC
Mac Farms
Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.
Pioneer
Department of Agriculture Hawaii
Animal Quarantine
Kilauea Agronomics Inc
Department of Agriculture Hawaii
Plant Indstry Dvsn & Pst Cntrl
Department of Agriculture Hawaii
Sugarland Growers, Inc.
The S L Farm Inc
Diamondhead Papaya
Puna Kamali'i Flowers, Inc.
Employment Network Hawaii
Green Point Nurseries, Inc.
A & K Nursery Inc
Paradise Flower Farms, Inc
Wong Hon Hin, Inc.
Huang Basil Products
Department of Agriculture Hawaii
Mauna Kea Banana Company Inc
La'a Kea Foundation
Watanabe Floral, Inc.
Waimea Nursery
Kawamata Farms Inc
Molokai Plumerias Inc
Department of Agriculture Hawaii
Plant Industry Division
Twin Bridge Farms, Inc.
Twin Bridge Farms
Glory Herb Hawaii, LLC
Syls Produce
Greenwell Farms Inc
Coffees of Hawaii, LLC
Coffees of Hawaii
Keaau Banana Plantation
Pioneer Mill Company Limited, A Hawaii Corporation
Kohala Nursery Inc
Hawaii Department of Agriculture
Quality Assurance Division
Thomas Kadota
Two Palms
Hawaii Department of Agriculture
USDA-Aphis
Hawaii Pineapple Company, LLC
Hawaii Pineapple Company
Nursery Associates Ltd
Hirako Farms Incorporated
Eberly Tropical, Inc
Hawaiian Tropical Direct
Asia Pacific Flowers Inc
Puna Orchids Inc
Hilo Orchid Farm Hawaii Inc
H Eunice Nursery Inc
Maui Floral, Inc.
Carmela Orchids Inc
Mays Wonder Gardens Hawaii
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