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Crop Consulting Agronomist Internship

Do you love being outside, are passionate about farming and want to help producers reach their maximum yield potentials? Innovative and service oriented crop consulting company is seeking agronomic leaders for summer internship positions in the months of May through August.  Internship positions require self-motivated University juniors or seniors to assist in crop consulting.  It is an excellent opportunity to apply classroom knowledge to practical experience the field.  Interns will gain experience with a variety of crops, learn to identify weeds and insects, gain exposure to the use of Precision Ag, and learn the value of relationship building for business success.
This position will be headquartered in Kinsley, KS working with producers in South Central and Southwest Kansas.  
Requirements for a Successful Candidate:
ØCollege Major in Agronomy, Crop Science, or other related field
ØSolid farm background or experience 
ØKnowledge of corn, soybean and wheat crops; agricultural chemicals and fertilizer is helpful
ØExcellent written and verbal communication skills
ØDesire to learn and help others
ØAttention to detail 
ØOutstanding work ethic
ØWillingness to work 60+ hours per week during peak growing season 
ØPhysical ability to walk fields in mud, heat and other adverse environmental conditions
ØAbility to operate with little supervision
ØValid U.S. drivers license with good driving record
Salary and Benefits:
ØExtremely competitive compensation program with bonus plan
ØVehicle for all work related activities
ØHousing provided
ØPotential for full-time employment upon graduation