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Employers of Agriculture majors in WY

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
Department of Agriculture Wyoming
Consumer Health Services Div
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Rock Springs Service Ctr
Department of Agriculture Wyoming
Natural Resource Section
Irma Hotel Inc
Y H Ranch
United States Department of Agriculture
USDA Wheatland Service Center
Meadow Acres Greenhouse and Nursery, LLC
Meadow Acres Greenhouse & Nurs
Wyoming Department of Agriculture
Department of Agriculture Wyoming
Technical Services Division
Department of Agriculture Wyoming
Wyoming Department of Agriculture
Department of Agriculture Wyoming
Brand Inspector
Vertical Harvest, L3c
Holly Hybrids
Rocky Mountain Mushrooms, LLC
Ricardo Rodriguez Farms, Inc.
County of Campbell
Campbel Cnty Weed/Pest Cntrl
Greg Jarvis Farms
Raspberry Delight Farms
Countrypride Potatoes LLC
Sweetwater County Weed & Pest
Department of Agriculture Wyoming
Analytical Services
Kelly Spiering
Kelley Bean Co., Inc.
Murraymere Farms
Murraymere Farms
Gross-Wilkinson Ranch LLC
Astec, Inc.
American Seed Technology
Weston County Weed & Pest Control
Weston County Weed & Pest Ctrl
Michael Vigil Farms, Inc.
Back Country Spraying, LLC
Back Country Spraying
Crop Production Services, Inc.
Darrell Bullinger
Green Carpet Sod Co
Cox and Fisher, Inc.
Wyoming Department of Agriculture
County of Teton
Teton County Weed & Pest Ctrl
Sprouts Green House and Garden
Sprout's Green House & Garden
Jessen Wheat Co LLC
Jessen Agribusiness
Feagler Farms Inc
Mendez Brothers Farm LLC
Werner Brothers
Terralogics, Inc.
Riverside Garden & Gift
Johnson & Schuebel Farms LLC
Robert M. McIntosh Family Limited Partnership
Department of Agriculture Wyoming
Wyoming State Fair & Rodeo
National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Cooperative Extension Service
Hindsite, Inc.
Cauffman Family Farms
Earl Bower Farm Company
Riverside Nursery & Greenhouse
Crook County Weed & Pest Control Inc
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