Here are few Upcoming and promising careers in agriculture:
- Agricultural engineering is a field that helps in designing and building farm equipment. Farming activities are bettered by using efficient machining and manufacturing processes.
- Horticulturists are much in demand to maintain nurseries, greenhouses, plantations and orchards. Organic food is the next big thing and this sector foresees a huge trend.
- Dairy technology includes production of milk and milk products and packaging, storing and distributing the same.
- Poultry farming is a lucrative career choice. It involves raising poultry, managing sheds, feed supply, and quality control.
- Pisciculture or the science of fisheries is also a growing field. The candidate focuses on the methods of breeding, rearing and maintain marine health in non-natural environment. Transportation and distribution is also a part of the career aspects.
- Agronomists or soil scientists are responsible for maintaining and improving soil quality, fertility, preparing seedbeds, improving sowing methodology and management of soil moisture. Judicious use of insecticide and pesticides is also a part of the job.