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Agriculture Research Field Assistant

Employer: Ripple Agricultural Research, Inc.
Posted: May 02, 2013

Qualifications/Duties

Routine agronomic procedures in research plots – plot establishment, planting, weeding, irrigation, spraying, plant and pest ratings, pollination, harvesting/sampling.  Assist employer in performing procedures required by research protocols.  Cleaning lab containers, utensils, and sampling equipment.  Assist employer in commercial production of cotton, wheat, and sorghum.

Skills:

•  Maintaining confidentiality

•  Basic listening skills

•  Attention to detail

•  Ability to lift 50 pounds

•  General knowledge of farming desired

•  Punctuality and dependability required 

Days/Times

Full-time for the summer and part-time during the remainder of the year.

Salary

$9-$12 depending on education and experience.

Contact

Call Brandon Ripple at 325-656-8581 (cell) or 325-651-4641 (office) or send e-mail: brandon.ripple@rippleag.com.

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