Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists provide assistance and advice to farmers on all aspects of farm management, cultivation, fertilization, harvesting, soil erosion and composition, disease prevention, nutrition, crop rotation and marketing. They are employed by businesses, institutions and governments that assist the farming community, or they may be self-employed. (National Occupational Classification)
This profile page includes information about Agrologists, Farm Management Advisors, and other Agricultural Specialists in agricultural science and business. A range of representatives and consultants are employed in the agricultural industry and professionals in this occupational group may be involved in work that also falls under other titles. You may wish to view those links to the right for additional or more tailored information.
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