8 reasons why ag careers are needed more than ever

While agriculture is a multi-billion dollar industry that directly affects everyone in the world each day, employers still struggle to find enthusiastic, qualified candidates. According to USDA, “between 2010 and 2015 there will be more jobs available in ag and food systems, renewable energy and the environment than qualified graduates to fill them.” With the industry booming – but college students being left uninformed about the importance of agricultural careers – the numbers need to increase.