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Employers of Agriculture majors in MI

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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Company City State
Lakeside Pic-N-Pac, L.L.C.
Department of Agriculture Michigan
Dept Agriculture and Rural Dev
Walters Gardens, Inc.
Degrandchamp Blueberry Farms Inc
Michigan Department of Agriculture
Pesticide Advisory Committee
Ruhlig Farms
Blueberry Heritage Farms Inc
Russell Costanza Farms
Four Star Greenhouse, Inc.
Peterson Farms Fresh, Inc.
E. Miedema & Sons Inc
Sawyer Nursery, Inc.
Mr Bill's Perennials
Twixwood Associates LLC
Altermatt Farms
Altermatt, John
Pepperco-Usa, Inc.
Pepperco USA
Henry Mast Greenhouses, Inc.
Department of Agriculture Michigan
Laboratory Division
United States Department of Agriculture
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Caro Service Center
Pell Greenhouses, Inc
Neal Mast and Son, Inc.
Neal Mast & Son Greenhouses
Twixwood Nursery, LLC
C. Raker & Sons, Inc.
Raker's Acres
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Service Center
L H Piggott & Girls Inc
Krupka's Blueberries Inc
Sunshine Fruit Farms
New Day Blueberry Farm LLC
Uncle John's Cider Mill Inc
Veldheer Tulip Garden Inc
De Klomp Wden Shoe Delft Fctry
Carl Tidey
Kokx Farms Inc
Gerald Lee Malburg
Malburg Farms
First Pick Farms, LLC
Meiring Greenhouse & Farms
Michigan Department of Agriculture
Environmental Stewardship Div
Beverlee Reinking-Dejonge
Eagle Rock Farms
United States Department of Agriculture
Michigan Benton Harbor BR Off
Post Gardens, Inc.
Post Gardens Greenhouses
Eisen Farms LLC
The Greener Side Inc
Oomen Brothers Inc
Juana's Packing Company LLC
Van Dyk AG Properties, LLC
Van Dyk Farms
Ludema & Sons Greenhouse Inc
Ludemas Floral & Garden
Bosgraaf Greenhouses Inc
Bordine Nursery, Ltd.
Plant Place, The
Department of Agriculture Michigan
Laboratory Div
Malkowski Orchard Market Inc
Orchard Market
Bolthouse Bros Growers Inc
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