Agronomist

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  • Post Date: August 9, 2019
  • Apply Before: August 30, 2019
  • Applications 17
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Job Overview
  • Studying plants and soil in order to develop better planting, cultivation, harvesting techniques, improve crop yield and solve agricultural problems.
  • Research ,develop and promote farming products
  • Visit fields to collect seed, plant, and soil samples and testing samples for nutritional deficiencies and diseases.
  • Assist in plant selection process and development of planting and irrigation schedules and budgets
  • Keeping detailed records regarding fields customers, crops and samples
  • Generating reports and present findings to management and clients
  • Study, assess and evaluate soil chemistry and soil testing.
  • Study and evaluate plants, their biological aspects and their growth behavior.
  • Develop ways to make crops more pest-resistant.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agronomy, Agriculture, or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience
  • Sweet potato research experience
  • Strong research, decision making and problem solving skills.
  • Awareness of industry trends, technology, and developments.
Job Detail
  • LGA Oredo
  • Required Skills & Expertise Strong research, decision making and problem solving skills
  • Job Sector Agriculture
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Years of Experience 3 - 5 years
  • Education B.Sc