Agriculture Careers

One of Australia’s primary industries, agriculture is a booming sector facing change and progression in today’s ‘green’ world. With growing populations and the need for innovative ways to make the most of our resources, there are endless career opportunities in this field.

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Agriculture courses

  • Feedlot Management

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    The Feedlot Management online unit, offered by the University of New England will teach you relevant industry knowledge, commercial information and best practice techniques.
  • Agronomy of Grains Production

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    This online unit in Agronomy of Grains Production gives you a deep understanding of key agronomic concepts needed to sustainably grow grain crops in Australia.
  • Integrated Weed Management

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    Learn how to manage weeds in various contexts from pastures and plantation forests to conservation reserves and national parks with this online Integrated Weed Management unit from University of New England.
  • Constraints to Animal Production

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    This online Constraints to Animal Production unit, provided byUniversity of New England, will give you an in-depth understanding of the factors that influence and limit livestock production.
  • Diploma of Sports Turf Management

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    Designed to take you further in your career, this Diploma of Sports Turf Management (AHC51010) course is perfect for those currently employed in the turf management field and looking to up their skills.
  • Geographies of Food Security

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    Learn about the challenges and issues associated with food security and production in this online Geographies of Food Security unit offered by Curtin University.

Agriculture news & views

Nicholas Schirripa - Winemaker/Viticulturist at Casella Wines

The Australian wine industry is booming and it’s a great time to be a part of it. Julia recently spoke to Nicholas Schirripa, winemaker and viticulture student, about his experiences in the industry so far.

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The true blue guide to Aussie jobs

It’s Australia Day weekend so let’s celebrate this land of plenty by looking at some quintessentially Aussie occupations.

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Ben Weber - Senior Analyst, PPB Advisory

‘I enjoyed economics at school and spent every holiday and my first year after school working on my uncle’s property in the Riverina – so it [agribusiness] was just a marriage of the two really.’

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A different kind of hay fever

We chat to Rohan Brill, a Research and Development Agronomist for the NSW Department of Primary Industries, about why he chose a career in Agriculture.

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Agriculture sample resumes & cover letters

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