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Agriculture and Natural Resources

About the agriculture and natural resources sector: 

About the agriculture and natural resources sector: 

Sector description: The  Agriculture and Natural Resources Sector Pathways are designed to prepare students for entry level positions as production associate, mechanic, farm hand, floral designer, gardner or equine manager or related fields. Students study skills as marketing, sales, management, safety practices, use of tools, project planning, welding, concrete work, electrical wiring, carpentry, livestock production and marketing, animal care, veterinary practices, floral based projects, plant growth and development, plant nutrition, graden preparation, landscape design, life, earth, physical and chemistry sciences with agricultural applications, including the chemical and biological principles that govern plant science , all necessary for entry-level positions in the above-mentioned employment fields.


  • AG Business Pathway

  • AG Mechanics Pathway

  • Animal Science Pathway

  • Ornamental Horticulture Pathways

  • Agriscience Sub Pathway: Sustainable Agriculture

  • Plant and Social Science Pathway

 Employment opportunities:

 Employment opportunities:

Entry Level (w/H.S. diploma)
Technical Level (w/AA or AS or certificate)
Professional Level (w/BA or BS degree)
Parts counter sales representative
Production associate
Farm hand
Small engine mechanic
Apprentice floral designer
Floral designer
Plant care specialist
Floral stock associate - Costco
Equine manager
Technical sales representative
Vineyard mechanic
Agricultural technician
Animal technician
Horticulture technician
Garden manager
Sustainability coordinator
Sales representative
Horticultural sales
Sales Agronomist
Ranch manager
Farm manager
Agricultural mechanics instructor
Research assistant
Animal educator
Molecular genetics research associate
Wildlife biologist
Sustainable agriculture program manager


For more information, contact your Work Experience Coordinator or Career Center Counselor.