X
This feature is available to paying subscribers. Click here to learn about our subscription plans.

Employers of Agriculture majors in KS

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.

Displaying 1 - 50 of 8,007 companies
X
This feature is available to paying subscribers. Click here to learn about our subscription plans.
Career Wiki
X
This feature is available to paying subscribers. Click here to learn about our subscription plans.
Company City State
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Cooperative Extension Service
Department of Agriculture Kansas
Plant Protection and Weed Ctrl
Department of Agriculture Kansas
Department of Agriculture Kansas
Meyers Turf Farms, Inc.
Meyers Turf Farms
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Service Center
Department of Agriculture Kansas
Kansas Department of Agriculture
Kansas Department of Agriculture
Department of Agriculture Kansas
Innovative Livestock Services, Inc.
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Liberal Service Center
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Manhattan Service Center
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Smith Center Service Ctr
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Iola Service Center
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Marysville Service Center
Department of Agriculture Kansas
Division of Water Resources
Department of Agriculture Kansas
Agriculture Laboratory
Brady Nursery Inc
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Russell Service Center
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Beloit Service Center
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Anthony Service Center
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Ulysses Service Center
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Garnett Service Center
Norag LLC
Neosho Gardens, LLC
United States Department of Agriculture
Northwest Cotton Growers Co-Op, Inc.
Pioneer Feedyard LLC
Pioneer
Gaeddert Farms Sweet Corn Inc
Seaboard Farms
Utopian Trees, Inc.
Kat Nurseries
County of Douglas
Noxious Weeds
Turner Trust Partnership
Turner Farms Partnership
Cross Bell Farms Partners
Blue Rapids Greenhouse, Inc.
Suburban Lawn & Garden, Inc.
Red River Commodities, Inc.
Pine, Howard Garden Center & Greenhouse
Robert Gigstad
Gigstad Hay Company
R Puckett Farms Inc
NFC Land and Cattle LLC
County of Barber
Bert & Wetta Larned, Inc.
Servicemember Agricultural Vocation Education Corp
Save
Tallgrass Commodities LLC
Logan Farms Inc
Cranmer Grass Farms Inc
Crown Realty of Kansas Inc
Mid States Hay Inc
Displaying 1 - 50 of 8,007 companies
X
This feature is available to paying subscribers. Click here to learn about our subscription plans.