Responsibilities will include:
-Utilize results of plant and soil analysis to develop a comprehensive plan for optimum soil and plant health.
-Recommend actions to mitigate losses due to disease and pests.
-Liaise with suppliers, applicators and agronomy laboratories to source cost-effective products and services.
-Implement and manage scouting procedures for weed, insect, disease and nutrition issues.
-Assist with agronomic budgeting and cost monitoring.
-Compile, analyze and interpret data and prepare reports as necessary.
-Advise on irrigation and pesticide application procedures.
-Remain up to date on crop protection and nutrition technology.
-Bachelors’ Degree in Agronomy or related field preferred.
-Willing to learn new skills, attend training and obtain required licenses/certifications.
-Adaptable to changing job requirements and multi-tasking.
-Precision, attention to detail and the ability to prioritize.
-Ability to work unsupervised and as part of a team.
-Effective and direct communication skills.
-A dynamic work environment with the opportunity for growth and advancement within the company.
-A culture that values employee insight, creative problem solving and proactive ideas for the future.
-Employer-provided medical and dental benefits after qualifying period.
Job Type: Full-time