Agriculture

Prospects Profile: Agricultural Consultant

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Prospects Profile: Animal Nutritionist

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Prospects Profile: Farm Manager

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Prospects Profile: Fields Trial Officer

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Prospects Profile: Land Based Engineer

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Prospects Profile: Plant Breeder/Geneticist

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Prospects Profile: Soil Scientist

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Institute of Grocery Distribution

Information about current developments and issues concerning the food and grocery retailing and supply chain industry.

Lantra

Lantra - Sector Skills Council for the environmental and land-based sector. Website has careers sections for a range of industries, including routes into various careers in them.

Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board

Non Departmental Public Body set up to provide cost-effective, relevant services, which support the sectors long-term sustainability.

BCPC - British Crop Protection Council

BCPC sets out to inform and influence decision makers, the scientific community, farmers and their advisers and the general public about issues which affect crop production as a key component of agriculture, horticulture and food production

Institution of Agricultural Engineers (IAgrE)

The Careers section of the IAgrE website has information on what a career in the Agricultural and Land-based industries involves, as well as details of accredited courses and scholarships.

WWOOF - volunteering on organic farms

World-Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms is a membership charity teaching people about organic growing.

FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations leads international efforts to defeat hunger.

Scottish Agricultural Science Agency (SASA)

SASA is a division of the Scottish Government and runs training courses on topics such as Crop Inspection and Cereal Taxonomy.

Society of Chemical Industry (SCI)

The Society of Chemical Industry is an international forum where science meets business. SCI offers information-sharing from food and agriculture, pharmaceuticals, bio-technology, energy, to environmental science and safety.

International Livestock Research Institute

The ILRI is a non-profit, non-governmental organisation operating throughout the world to help poor livestock keepers and their communities. Their website gives details of the training programmes that they organise and funding opportunities.

Farming and Wildlife Advisory Group (Scotland)

Provides professional advice and support on environmental and rural development and identifies ways of implementing environmental goals into farm business plans.

Biodynamic Agricultural Association

Membership organisation to promote biodynamic farming. It also administers the Demeter symbol and gives support through a network of advisers.

National Dairy Council

US nutritional research body.

Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)

Find out about courses, research and forthcoming events.

Organic Farmers and Growers

Control body, accredited by DEFRA, inspecting organic production and processing in the UK.

Fruitful Jobs - search for seasonal work on UK farms

Search by location or type of work for seasonal opportunities, such as fruit-picking and forklift driving.

Frenz International

Farm relief employment in New Zealand.

National Farmer's Union

This website contains a useful business directory which you can search to obtain contact details of organisations working in specific areas of the farming industry.

British Society of Plant Breeders

The British Society of Plant Breeders is the representative body for the UK plant breeding industry.

Soil Association

UK's leading campaigning and certification organisation for organic food and farming. They organise an organic apprenticeship scheme and you can search for current opportunities on their website.

Institute of Professional Soil Scientists

Organisation promoting professional standards in the study and management of soil for agriculture, forestry, environmental protection and land use planning.

Green Jobs

Search for the latest environmental and renewable energy opportunities in a range of sectors, including agriculture, conservation, forestry, engineering and sustainability.

British Society of Soil Science

The British Society of Soil Science is involved in the study of the soil in its widest aspects, including not only soil science and its applications to agriculture, horticulture and forestry, but also other branches of science and technology that impinge upon soil.

Agriculture and Farming Jobs

Search for the latest opportunities in Agriculture and Farming. There are also news articles as well as advice on making applications.

Earthworks-jobs.com

Jobs in environmental science, agriculture, forestry, ecology, plant science, meteorology, atmospheric science, oceanography, marine science, soil science, and related subjects.