Caldwell County Agricultural Agent with NC Cooperative Extension Service in Lenoir, NC; open until filled.
NC Cooperative Extension is seeking qualified applicants for a Caldwell County Agricultural Agent. Minimum educational requirement is a Bachelor’s degree in an agricultural or related field. The position will have responsibilities for tree fruit, small fruit, vegetable production, beekeeping, pesticide education, marketing, agri-tourism and local foods coordinator for the county. This individual will be expected to work in these subject areas with farmers and gardeners to include community and school gardens. This agent will be working with production systems ranging from plasticulture to conventional to organic systems.