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Posted 16 January 2019.

Field Agronomist Intern

Job Posting #4270


Description of the Job

Job Title: Field Agronomist Intern

Company: Black Gold Farms

Location: Camden, North Carolina

Job Description: This position will assist with raising high quality, profitable potatoes through the duties described below.

1. Collect data and generate reports from information gathered through scouting and tissue collection.

2. Familiarize themselves with the stages of potato plant growth, potato insects, diseases and weeds.

3. Assist with crop yield and quality monitoring.

4. Participate in seed cutting monitoring and seed placement during planting.

5. Assist with irrigation management by monitoring field moisture, irrigation & rainfall amounts on a daily basis.

Qualifications: Candidates should be pursuing an agricultural related degree. Experience working with potatoes is not required. Applicants must be able to receive a private pesticide applicator's license.

Compensation: 12.00/hr

Deadline for Application: 3/31/2019

Description of Company

Company: Black Gold Farms

Company Description:Here at Black Gold Farms, we also work hard to ensure that each person that is a part of our team is offered: an opportunity to grow personally and professionally, the opportunity to be part of a culture and family that has values extending locally and globally, to have rewards that include more than earning a salary, and the opportunity to make an impact with work that matters. Black Gold Farms has been in operation for over 85 years. The company has evolved into a global industry leader in potato production, sales and service. Please join us in serving our customers, sustaining our business, and feeding the world!

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Point of Contact for this Job Posting

Name: Tami Martin

Company: Black Gold Farms

Address: 315 Main Rd

City: Camden

State: North Carolina

Zip Code: 27921

Country: USA


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