What's this about?
Fancy starting a career in agriculture and getting involved in food production?
You could be working on a farm growing crops or you could be working with animals such as fish, chickens, pigs, sheep or cows.
You may work for a nursery growing fruit trees or tomatoes.
You will need to enjoy working outside all year round in any weather.
You will also be physically fit and strong as you may be working with heavy equipment, machinery and animals.
There are jobs at every level in agriculture.
Agricultural scientists and technologists are changing farming. They have been involved in; creating crops resistant to disease, surveying the landscape with drones and micro-chipping sheep to prevent theft.