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Employers of Agriculture majors in ID

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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Basic American, Inc.
Basic American Foods
The Amalgamated Sugar Company LLC
Amalgamated Sugar
Department of Agriculture Idaho
Bureau of Weights and Measures
Simmisco Foods Company
Simmisco Foods
Blaine Larsen Farms, Inc.
Wada Farms, Inc.
Symms Fruit Ranch, Inc.
Hay Standlee Company Inc
Standlee Trading Co
Floyd Wilcox & Sons, Inc.
Wilcox Marketing Group
Jentzsch Kearl Farms
Bayer Cropscience Vegetable Seeds
Nunhems USA
Lance & Diane Funk Partnership
Lance Funk Farms
Henggeler Packing Co. Inc
Circle Valley Produce LLC
J.R. Simplot Company
Simplot Agribusiness
Taylor Produce Inc
Sun Valley Potatoes, Inc.
Sun Valley Potato Growers
J & C Custom, LLC
Grant 4 D Farms
Hm.clause, Inc.
Harris Moran Seed Co
Webster Potato Co Inc
WEBSTER POTATO CO
Pleasant Valley Potato, Inc.
Walker Produce Company II, Inc.
Lance Funk Farms
Department of Agriculture Idaho
Division Marketing & Dev
Idaho Select Inc
Steve Lejardi
Eagle Farms, Inc.
Eagle Eye Produce
Double G, LLC
Allen T Noble Farms Inc
Loosli Feed & Potatoes
Allendale Produce Co.
Moss Farms Partnership
Double C Farms
Integrow Malt LLC
Department of Agriculture Idaho
Division AG Resources
Val Schwendiman Farms Inc
Oakley Potato Packers Inc
Department of Agriculture Idaho
Blincoe Farms Inc
Standlee AG Resources
Seminis, Inc.
Monsanto
Blaine Larsen Farms, Inc.
Call Farms
Keegan, Inc.
Department of Agriculture Idaho
Shipping Point Inspection Off
Roost Potato Company Inc
Intermountain Beef Producers
Ralph Isom Farms
Sun Star Dairy, LLC
Sun Star Dairy
Legacy Seeds, Inc.
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