Agronomy Technology​​

 

 

Ag Career Fair and Technology Showcase

December 2nd, 2016
8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Meet in the student center cafeteria at 8:30


Ridgewater College Willmar Campus Cafeteria
•   Discover employment opportunities in agriculture
•   Attend industry presentations about ag products and technologies
•   Network with industry representatives from major agriculture companies
•   Explore trade show exhibits
•   Hear about ag programs available at Ridgewater College
Contact Curt Fettig at curt.fettig@ridgewater.edu or 320-222-5267 if you have questions

Program Distinctions

  • MINNESOTA’S LARGEST 2-YEAR AGRICULTURE PROGRAM
  • 4 INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCES
  • STATE-OF-THE-ART equipment, facilities and software
  • SCHOOL FARM for HANDS-ON TRAINING
  • Unique PROGRAM SPECIALIZATION options
  • 12 FULL-TIME FACULTY with strong industry experience
  • Excellent ACADEMIC SUPPORT and SMALL CLASS SIZES
  • CONNECTIONS with other students and industry representatives through the Post-secondary Agriculture Students (PAS) club
  • 2014 NATIONAL PAS AG SALES CONTEST WINNER​

 
About the Program 

Agronomy Technology is a two-year program that includes classroom, laboratory and internship for a total of 72 credits. This partnership agreement is designed to provide education to meet the needs of local Agriliance cooperatives in custom application, sales, service, and crop scouting.​

In this program, students will receive:

  • The latest in precision agriculture
  • State-of-the-art technical training
  • Experience using custom application equipment
  • Paid internship experience
  • Education for a high-demand career

Students interested in this program should have a genuine interest in employment as a custom applicator. Graduates will have a commercial applicator’s license, a CPR certificate, commercial driver’s license, and forklift certificate. Students may start the beginning of fall or spring semester with sponsor approval.

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