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Summer Field Crew

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About us

At AgIdea we provide scientific support to R&D and Regulatory projects for the Biotechnology, Seed, and Crop Protection Industry. We are a Contract Research Organization (CRO) that is at the right intersection between Science and Business. Our mission is to help Ag technology Companies make best decisions around their pre-commercial technologies, based on solid knowledge and information.


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Posted Date:
March 2, 2023
Deadline Date:
April 15, 2023
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Salary Range:
$12 - $18
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Job Description 

Agidea seeks Field Crew Members for the summer of 2023 to help run various row crop trials. Applicants must have a love for field work and an interest in agronomic research. The person in this role will work across a range of crop science and soil science. Field activities include assistance with trial installation, field maintenance, and field data collection. 


Experiments will take place in Nevada, Atlantic, and Washington Iowa field sites. Transportation to field sites will be provided. 

Responsibilities and Duties: 

  • Work closely with supervisors and peers to accomplish research goals.
  • Develop an understanding of field trials. 
  • Actively participate in field operations. 
  • Maintain field trials. 
  • Assist with collection of field data.

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to problem solve and independently learn new skills.
  • Possess strong communication skills. 
  • An interest in field research. 

Bonus point if you are working towards or have received a degree in Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Science, Soil Science, or equivalent.


Additional Info

  • Must be 14+ to apply
  • Compensation for 14-17 yr old: $12+ /HR
  • Compensation for 18+: $15-$18 /HR


*There may be an opportunity for a permanent position after the summer session. 

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1503 W K AVE
Contact Person:
Makayla Garland
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