AgCareers Releases "New Careers in Agriculture E-Book"

Monday, December 4th, 2017

is excited to unveil a digital e-book aimed at educating young professionals
about careers in agriculture.

In order to fuel the talent pipeline,the Careers in Agriculture digital e-book is designed as a guide for students and young people considering their career opportunities by presenting them with a current, in-depth, thorough, and real view of the agricultural industry. All pages are equipped with interactive links including videos, further reading, and more.
This digital e-book fulfills the following purposes:

  • Creating a discussion around why agricultural careers are relevant and needed
  • Examining the current state of world hunger and need for renewable resources
  • Understanding agriculture as a chief industry in the United States and around the world
  • Learning about prominent agricultural careers that are not normally top-of-mind from real individuals in these careers
  • Viewing the changed face of the agricultural industry and how it continues to progress
  • Exploring more than 250 possible careers in the agricultural industry (Career Profiles version only)
  • Gaining practical knowledge about steps to pursue and nurture an agricultural career
  • Visualizing the future of agriculture and how everyone has the capability and is invited to make this their career path


We ask that you view this valuable resource and share it with a friend or young adult to help them learn about agricultural careers and encourage them to pursue a career in agriculture.

Please also pass this resource along to an agricultural educator you may know who could benefit from using this resource in their instruction.

Two versions of the digital e-book have been created. One features the Career Profiles and one does not.


View the Careers in Agriculture E-BookView the Careers in Agriculture E-Book WITH the Career Profile
The links are available and encouraged for your use. has also created a social media communications plan if you would like to promote the e-book via social media. This plan can be accessed here along with social media graphics. Please use the designated hashtag #WeNeedAgCareers if you choose to promote the e-book on social media.


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