Agronomist

Wade Incorporated Agronomist will provide leadership in designing agronomic services to our customer base & keep all of Wade Incorporated up to date with all the latest trends in agriculture.

Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Regular field checks
  • Insect, weed & disease monitoring / diagnostics
  • Soil moisture status monitoring
  • Irrigation scheduling
  • Ag chemical, fertilizer & seed recommendations
  • Soil sampling
  • Equipment calibration
  • Crop rotation planning and hybrid/variety selection recommendations
  • Solicit customers & increase acres and/or opportunities
  • Precision Ag services (including GIS/GPS information)
  • Detailed computerized field reports & permanent record keeping
  • Crop budgeting & planning
  • Provide personal consultation with customers as needed
  • Educational/promotional presentations as needed
  • Other duties as necessary

Skills, Knowledge, Abilities:

  • Proficient computer skills - Microsoft Office software, email, internet, spreadsheets
  • Good diagnostic and decision-making skills
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate – verbal & written skills
  • Demonstrate skills in sales (our agronomists do not sell products – only quality service!)
  • Ability to work independently and proceed with objectives without close supervision
  • Desire to serve farmers and others involved in the agriculture industry
  • Willingness to work as a team member
  • Desire to remain updated with new agricultural trends and technology
  • Self-motivation, willingness to learn and good work ethic
  • Ability to work outside during the heat of day & ability to walk several miles per day

Credentials/Experience:

  • Graduate with a Bachelor's Degree in Agriculture with emphasis on agronomy, crop, soil, weed management, ag business, or other ag science coursework
  • CCA preferred
  • Experience preferred
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Must live or be willing to relocate to the Cleveland, MS or Clarksdale, MS area.

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