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Midwest Cover Crop Council is Hiring

MCCC is hiring a program manager Job Description: Founded in 2006, the Midwest Cover Crops Council (MCCC) is a diverse group including members from academia, non-governmental organizations, farmers, the private sector, and federal and state agencies, which seeks to significantly … Continue reading

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This is an Assistant Professor (Practice) requiring a Minimum MS (Phd preferred) in Crop Science, Agronomy, Soils, Horticulture, or closely related field. The successful applicant would: “Provide consultation and educational programs and materials addressing scale appropriate technology for organic/biological and … Continue reading

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National Inst of Food and Ag is hiring a Plant Systems Scientist

National Institute of Food and Agriculture   Institute of Food Production and Sustainability   Division of Plant Systems – Production   Biological Science Specialist (National Program Leader (Agronomy)) Closing date:  Thursday, September 17, 2015 Vacancy Announcement Number:  NIFA-S15N-0043 is open … Continue reading

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5-Year PhD project on Local Food at University of Maine

The University of Maine is hiring a PhD student to serve a central role in a new five-year research project funded by the National Science Foundation on cooperation in the local food industry. Topically, the project focuses on uncovering patterns … Continue reading

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International Rescue Committee seeks Farm Coordinator in Salt Lake City

The International Rescue Committee in Salt Lake City is looking for a Farm Coordinator who knows the day-to-day challenge of vegetable production. But just as crucial, we’re looking for an enthusiastic somebody who could see themselves as a mentor, teacher … Continue reading

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PhD project in soil science in Munich

Formation and composition of soil microaggregates as explored by their elemental and isotopic label composition We offer a 3-year PhD-position at the Chair of Soil Science of the Technische Universität München ( / within the DFG-funded research unit MAD … Continue reading

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U of British Columbia: tenure-track agroecology position

Originally posted May 25 2015 at UBC Faculty of Land and Food Systems. The University of British Columbia is seeking outstanding candidates for a full-time, tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor.  The position will be affiliated with … Continue reading

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Agroecology Post-Doc position at Montana State

Post Doctoral Researcher, Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences and Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology, Montana State University-Bozeman, Montana LRES, PSPP Starting Date: Negotiable, preferred start date is 9/1/15. Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications. … Continue reading

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California Department of Food and Agriculture is hiring

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE FERTILIZER RESEARCH AND EDUCATION PROGRAM’S TECHNICAL ADVISORY SUBCOMMITTEE (TASC) The California Department of Food and Agriculture is announcing three vacancies on the Fertilizer Research and Education Program (FREP)’s Technical Advisory Subcommittee. This subcommittee reviews and recommends … Continue reading

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Ceres Trust Organic Research Initiative

The Ceres Trust launches the sixth year of their Organic Research Initiative (ORI) program to support research that helps the region contend with “the loss of our beneficial weather patterns, severe degradation and loss of our soils, dwindling and contaminated … Continue reading

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