Science & Technology ยป Agronomy

Crop Protection Specialist

Description

Crop Protection Specialists utilise advances in farming equipment and practices to achieve higher yields of crops and to protect crops from environmental risks such as pests and diseases.

Employment Levels
Requirements
START
Bachelor of Science (Plant Biology)
Compulsory
Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management)
Compulsory
Crop Protection Specialist
HR Specialist
Master of Science
Recommended
Senior Crop Protection Specialist
PhD
Recommended
Research Manager
MBA
Recommended
General Manager
Executive Manager

Activities

  • Monitor pests, diseases and weeds
  • Monitor and ensure efficient and effective application of plant protection products
  • Apply, record and monitor biological controls
  • Research new technologies for treating pests and diseases

Locations

  • Small, medium and large companies
  • City and Country
Education opportunities
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