Job Description
Intern, Agronomic Tech – Winterville, MS
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien Ag Solutions is the retail division of Nutrien™, the largest crop inputs company in the world. As part of our collective mission of Feeding the Future, Nutrien Ag Solutions provides full-acre solutions through our trusted crop consultants at more than 2,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Australia. For more than 150 years, we have been helping growers achieve the highest yields with a wide selection of products, including our proprietary brands: Loveland Products, Inc.; Proven®Seed and Dyna-Gro®Seed; as well as financial, custom application and precision ag services.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien Ag Solutions will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
This position is an exciting opportunity and will provide invaluable work experience in a growing company.  This position is for a Summer 2021 internship which will last approximately 12 weeks.
What you will do:

  • Assist the Farm Manager and Agronomist in the execution and management of on-farm research, development and demonstration trials
  • Assist the agronomist and farm manager in the maintenance of field plots including planting, cultivation, irrigation, and harvest
  • Sample collection, storage and shipment
  • Support cotton breeding, Loveland Products Inc. technical service reps and Dyna-Gro Seed agronomist in the preparation and execution of annual field days
  • Ensure that assigned duties are completed safely and according to applicable Standard Operating Procedures

What you will bring:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelors’ degree in Agronomy, Weed Science, Plant Pathology, Entomology, Agricultural sciences or equivalent degree program with a graduation date of Aug 2021 or later
  • Ability to operate agriculture farm equipment, such as tractors, cultivators, and sprayers

Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien Ag Solutions is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, y ou will be required to undergo a background check, and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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