Get a Head Start in the Field

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This quick-start program provides an ideal entry point for those with interest in the farming profession.  If you are new to the ag industry, you will benefit from this short-term program that includes the basics of agricultural commerce, theory, operations, and technology.

Career Options

  • Fertilizer Facility Operator
  • Assistant Agronomy Operations Manager
  • Custom Applicator
  • Sales Trainee
  • Crop Insurance Agent
  • Seed Sales Representative
  • Site Manager Trainee
  • Agronomy Sales Associate
  • Account Manager Trainee

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Faculty Spotlight - AgSpark Agronomy

T.J. Brown
T.J. Brown
Prior to teaching at the College, T.J. taught high school agriculture for twelve years in Springfield, MN. T.J.’s teaching responsibilities include courses in Agribusiness Financial Management, Employability Training, and Welding.
North Mankato Phone:(507) 389-7331
North Mankato Office:C120-e
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Agribusiness Majors

The business of agriculture provides a wide variety of career opportunities due to the increasing complexity of the domestic and international market needs. The ever-developing logistical, commercial and technological innovation in the industry provide incredible opportunity for highly-skilled jobs in agriculture.