The focus of plant scientists is on increasing the amount and quality of food produced by the national food suppliers.
Rural practice surveyor
They provide strategic and practical knowledge to a range of clients on rural land and property.
A soil scientist gathers, interprets and evaluates information about different typed of soils to inform and influence issues such as agricultural production, biodiversity, climate change; environmental quality, human health, land remediation.
Support, solutions and advice is offered by agricultural consultants or advisers to their clients to ensure their enterprise or business is running as effectively and efficiently as possible.
Agro-industry Sector Jobs
The agro-industry sector makes jobs available for scientists, engineers, sales, marketing people and technologists.
Services Sector Jobs
This sector provides jobs to agricultural technicians, graders, agricultural consultants, veterinarians, agricultural statisticians, etc. Jobs by Banks, finance and insurance companies are also available for agriculturists.Many job opportunities are available in estates and tea gardens as well.
Various corporations viz. National Seed Corporation, the State farm Corporation, Warehousing Corporation and Food Corporation, etc. provide job opportunities to agriculturists.
Farm managers tend to work in either dairy, crop or animal production. Their work includes planning tactics/strategies for the maximum yield, organization of farm administration, working machinery, organization of associated businesses and staff management.
Free lancers can work in agricultural firms, agriculture product shops and agro-base industries.