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Employers of Agriculture majors in MA

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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Performance Fruit Group, Inc.
Performnce Frt Svc Springfield
River Valley Market, LLC
Wilson Farm, Inc.
Sylvan Nursery, Inc.
Lightlife Foods, Inc.
Cumberland Farms, Inc.
Cumberland Farms
Bartlett's Ocean View Farm, Inc
United States Department of Agriculture
National Appeal Staff
Vineyard Vines, LLC
Crystal Lake Greenhouse, Inc.
Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources
Energy & Environmental Affairs
Wagon Wheel Nursery & Farm Stand Inc
Wagon Wheel Nurs & Frm Stand
A. D. Makepeace Company
William Spence & Sons Inc
Spence Farms
Cranberry Growers Service Inc
Russell Orchards Inc
Russell Orchards
United States Department of Agriculture
Pest Srvy Dtction Exclsion Lab
United States Department of Agriculture
Massachusetts State Office
Turflinks, Inc.
Plantation Products, LLC
Daves Farmer LLC
Stand At Brox Farm, The
Pioneer Gardens, Inc.
Tender Crop Farm, Inc.
Cavendish Agri Services Ltd
Cavendish Farms Operations
Ingaldsby Farms Inc
Smolak Farms LLC
Smolak Farms
Whitney's Farm Market, LLC
Berlin Orchards Inc
Decas Cranberry Co., Inc.
Jonathan Sprouts, Inc.
Jonathan's Sprouts
North Brookfield Orchards Inc
Meadowbrook Orchards Inc
Harvest Farm of Whately
Olson's Greenhouses Inc
Winston Brothers, Inc.
Winston Flowers
Stone Soup LLC
Langwater Farm
Cavendish Farms Operations, Inc
Jonathan Sprouts, Inc.
Manheim Farm
Geotesting Express Inc
Cto Chf Partners
Cider Hill Farm
The Montgomery Company Inc
Montgomery Rose Company
Cape Abilities Inc
Fairview Orchards Inc
J P Sullivan
Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources
Cape Cod Mosquito Control Prj
Lookout Farm, LLC
Snow Pros LLC
Amerisci Boston
Edgewood Trust
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