Agri-Business Consultants, Inc. (ABC, Inc.) is offering paid internships for college students and recent college graduates during the 2021 summer season. ABC, Inc. is preparing for an ownership generation transfer in the next few years. Thus, following successful completion of an internship, there are full-time career opportunities with ABC, Inc.
Potato IPM Scouting
Collecting potato plant health, plant pathogen, insect and weed pest data
Writing neat and informative scout reports for supervisor and clients
Collecting data from research plots
Qualifications for Position:
Strong interest in an agronomy career focused on implementing integrated pest management and precision agriculture programs
Physical ability to walk miles in potato fields each day
College course work or experience that included data collection and management
Background or major in Agriculture or a pest management discipline like Plant Pathology, Weed Science or Entomology. Many other disciplines like Biology, Botany, Conservation, Geology and Natural Resources Management are appropriate as well.
Materials Applicants should provide:
List of two professional references including their e-mail addresses, mailing addresses and phone numbers. Resume. Completed Application Form.
Additional Salary Information: Business miles reimbursed at IRS rate.
About Agri-Business Consultants, Inc.
Agri-Business Consultants, Inc. has been providing Integrated Crop Management services to mid-Michigan farmers and agri-businesses since 1983. Our mission is to help our clients apply science profitably in their operations while protecting the environment.