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Crop Scout & Farm Operations Intern

  • Location: Waterloo, Iowa

    Date Posted: 1/11/2023

    Type of Employment: Intern

    We are hiring a Crop Scout & Farm Operations Intern for the summer of 2023In this role, you’ll do field scouting, farm operations and work on special projects.

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    Field Scouting:

    • Inspect fields and record the condition of growing crops along with some soil sampling.
    • Identify and record growth stage, weed, insect and disease infestations and other pertinent information.
    • Write reports for Agronomist, Farm Manager and customers.

    Agronomic Problem Solving:

    • Recommend nutrient and protection methods to address issues found during field scouting and soil sampling.

    Farm Operations:

    • Support summer crop farming operations as needed.  This could include field operations or summer farm projects.

    Special Projects:

    • The intern will also have the opportunity to learn more about a progressive operation with special projects that could include:
    • Drone Crop Scouting Projects
    • Precision Farming Projects

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Currently enrolled in an Ag related field
    • Desire and ability to work in a fast-paced environment, be innovative and adapt to change.
    • Excellent leadership, organization, accuracy, and attention to detail.
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office software

How to Apply:

1. Apply Online

Apply Online

2. Call or Email:

319-296-2255
info@lanehaven.com

3. Mail Resume

Mail to:
AgStaff, Inc.
7502 Hammond Avenue
Waterloo, Iowa 50701

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