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Title: Learning the Careers in Agriculture


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Learning the Careers in Agriculture
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Objective 1
  • The learner will provide the definition of a
    career.

3
What is a career?
  • A chosen pursuit a profession or occupation.
  • A career is a life-work chosen by a person to use
    personal talent, provide some service or goods,
    earn money, and contribute to society.
  • Careers are those the particular occupation for
    which you are trained.

4
What are the seven agriculture career pathways?
  • Food Products and Processing Systems
  • Plant Systems
  • Animal Systems
  • Power, Structure and Technical Systems
  • Natural Resource Systems
  • Environmental Service Systems and
  • Agribusiness Systems

5
Objective 2
  • The leaner will identify and categorize the scope
    of the different careers into agriculture
    pathways.

6
Food Products and Processing Systems
  •  The careers in this area deal with food
    processing and preserving, packaging,
    distribution, government monitoring regulation)
  •  

7
  • Career Examples in the Food Products and
    Processing Systems
  • Agricultural Sales
  • Meat Processors-Toxicologists
  • Biochemists-Nutritionists-Dieticians
  • Food Brokers-Food Inspectors
  • Food Meal Supervisors Cheese Makers
  • Produce Buyers
  • Bacteriologists
  • Bioengineers
  • Food Processors
  • Storage Supervisors

8
Plant Systems Pathway
  • Plant Systems deal with jobs related to agronomy,
    horticulture, forestry, turf, viticulture and
    soils.

9
Career Examples in the Plant Systems Pathway
  • Bioinformatics Specialists
  • Farm Managers
  • Commodity Marketing Specialists
  • Custom Hay Operators
  • Forest Geneticists
  • Golf Course Superintendents
  • Greenhouse Growers

10
Animal Systems Pathway
  • Careers in this pathway work with large animals,
    small animals, wildlife animals, and research
    animals.

11
Career Examples in the Animal Systems Pathway
  • Livestock Producers
  • Feed Sales Specialists
  • Pet Shop Operators
  • Reproductive Physiologists
  • Wildlife Biologists
  • USDA Inspectors

12
Power, Structure and Technical Systems Pathway
  • Careers in this area deal with power, structures,
    controls, geospatial technology, computer
    systems, electronics, hydraulics, and pneumatics.

13
Career Examples in the Power Structural and
Technical Systems Pathway
  • Machine Operators
  • Agricultural Engineers
  • Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technicians
  • Lab Specialists
  • Software Developers and Programmers
  • Welders
  • Machinists

14
Natural Resource Systems
  • Careers in this area deal with habitat
    conservation, forest products, parks and
    recreation, fisheries, soil conservation and much
    more!

15
Career Examples in the Natural Resources Systems
  • Cartographers
  • Fish and Game Wardens
  • Mining Technicians
  • Log Graders
  • Fish Hatchery Manager
  • Commercial Fisherman
  • Range Scientists

16
Environmental Systems Pathway
  • Careers in this pathway deal with pollution
    prevention, water air quality, hazardous
    materials, solid waste management, and health
    safety sanitation.

17
Career examples in the Environmental Service
Systems
  • Pollution Prevention and Control Managers
  • Environmental Sampling and Analysis
    Scientists/Technicians
  • Health and Safety Sanitarians
  • Environmental Compliance Assurance Managers
    Hazardous Materials Handlers
  • Water Environment Managers
  • Toxicologists
  • Solid Waste Disposers / Recyclers

18
Agribusiness Systems Pathway
  • Careers in this area deal with sales, service,
    farm and ranch management, entrepreneurship, and
    economics .

19
Examples of Careers in the Agribusiness Systems
Pathway
  • Salesperson
  • Sales Manager
  • Banker/Loan Officer
  • Field Representative for Insurance Company or
    Government Program
  • Agricultural Economist
  • Farmer /Rancher/Feedlot Operator
  • Products Buyer
  • Animal Health Products Distributor
  • Feed and Supply Store Manager
  • Produce Commission Agent
  • Chemical Sales Representative

20
Objective 3The learner will identify skills
necessary to be successful in the pathways for
agricultural industry.
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  • What knowledge and skills are necessary to be
    successful in the Agriculture Pathway?
  •  
  • ?Academic Foundations
  • ?Communications
  • ?Problem Solving and Critical Thinking
  • ?Information Technology Systems
  • Knowledge of Safety, Health and Environment
  • ?Leadership and Teamwork Skills
  • ?Ethics and Legal Responsibilities
  • ?Employability and Career Development
  • ?Technical Skills
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