It’s easy to think that Agriculture is all about farming and ranching. But that’s just the start. The Agriculture industry is full of exciting and rewarding opportunities that encompass everything from production Agriculture to the processing, marketing and distribution of products. You’ll find a broad range of jobs where you can apply your skills.
Whether you’re driving a truck to deliver fuel to rural America, using the latest technological advances to get the most out of every acre, managing location operations, buying and selling grain, keeping plant equipment running, determining how best to manage financial risk, or doing one of a countless numbers of other jobs, you can be confident that you’re making a difference.
WHY VETERANS, MEMBERS OF THE GUARD AND RESERVE, AND SPOUSES?
The leadership training, skills and perspective you gained in the military are a solid fit for the Agriculture industry. In fact, you’ll find many of the same values around shared commitment to teamwork and community in the Agriculture industry. You’ll find rewarding opportunities where you can make a difference. Click “Deep Dive” to learn about some example careers for the military community.
Steps to Get Started
Ready to learn more? Use these steps below to help you learn more about the Agriculture industry, people like you who have made successful transitions into their civilian careers and what jobs are available. Don't worry about taking them in order; these are just guidelines for you as you familiarize yourself with the industry and what it offers.
First, review stories about those who have successfully transitioned into the Agricultural industry. Click on the button below to view success stories.
Second, speak with industry leaders about different career paths and opportunities available in Agriculture. Click on the button to view employers.
Third, search and apply for jobs in careers that fit you best. Click on the button below to search for jobs in the Agricultural industry.