2022 Crop Production Internship - SOE

About The Company

Chartered in 1919, The Equity is one of the largest independent agricultural cooperatives in Illinois. The Equity offers a broad range of products to fulfill our customers’ needs within the areas of Agronomy, Grain, Feed & Livestock, Energy, and a Retail Store. Our market covers approximately 20,000 square miles with 23 different locations. The Equity strives to provide the best products, latest technology, and highest quality service.

The Position:

The Equity is seeking Crop Production interns who are pursuing a degree in agronomy, crop science, agriculture business and related fields at a college/university. Candidates with strong communication skills combined with a passion for agriculture should apply.

The internship will expose students to many facets of ag retail, which will include, but are not limited to:
  • Make deliveries of seed, fertilizer, and chemicals
  • Custom application of fertilizer
  • Scout fields for weeds, insects, and diseases
  • Fill anhydrous ammonia tanks
  • Work with salesmen and applicators to learn about their careers
  • Participate in agronomy training sessions, field days, and internship program
  • Build agronomy product knowledge regarding pests, chemicals, and fertilizers

For More Information:

Please contact Ryan Wermert, Seed & Agronomy Marketing Manager, at (217) 821-4136 or email at Ryan.Wermert@TheEquity.com

How To Apply:

Please submit a resume and cover letter as well as an application.

Ryan Wermert
Seed & Agronomy Marketing Manager
201 W Roadway Ave
Effingham, IL 62401

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time.

Effingham Equity shall not be liable for, shall not pay, and expressly rejects and disclaims any and all responsibility or liability for any commission, expense, fee or cost claimed or charged by any recruitment or employment agency, firm, or company in connection with the employment of any candidate selected by Effingham Equity for the position described above unless a written contract is executed by Effingham Equity and such employment agency, firm or company before Effingham Equity makes an offer of employment to such candidate.
Company Size 201-500
Industry Agriculture
Founded 1919
Job Segment Internship, Agronomy, Crop Science, Agriculture Business
Nearest Major Market Decatur, Champaign, Terre Haute, Saint Louis, Chicago, Indianapolis

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