Below is information about a resource for educating students about careers in agriculture.

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Date: Mon, Dec 4, 2017 at 11:04 AM
Subject: New Agricultural Careers E-Book for Students
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is excited to unveil a digital e-book aimed at educating students
about careers in agriculture.

In order to fuel the talent pipeline, younger generations must be presented with a positive image of agriculture and a comprehensive view into the diversity of the industry in a format appropriate to their interests. has created an e-book dedicated to inspiring young people to pursue careers in agriculture.

The Careers in Agriculture digital e-book is designed as a guide for students and young people considering their career opportunities by presenting them with a current, in-depth, thorough, and real view of the agricultural industry. All pages are equipped with interactive links including videos, further reading, and more. This digital e-book fulfills
the following purposes:

  • Creating a discussion around why agricultural careers are relevant and needed
  • Examining the current state of world hunger and need for renewable resources
  • Understanding agriculture as a chief industry in the United States and around the world
  • Learning about prominent agricultural careers that are not normally top-of-mind from real individuals in these careers
  • Viewing the changed face of the agricultural industry and how it continues to progress
  • Exploring more than 250 possible careers in the agricultural industry (Career Profiles version only)
  • Gaining practical knowledge about steps to pursue and nurture an agricultural career
  • Visualizing the future of agriculture and how everyone has the capability and is invited to make this their career path


We ask that you share this valuable resource with your students to encourage them to pursue agricultural careers.

Please also pass this resource along to agricultural educators who would likely benefit from utilizing it in their classrooms, their instruction, or during chapter meetings.

Two versions of the digital e-book have been created. One features the Career Profiles (or, as you may be more familiar with, the profiles
featured in FFA’s Ag Explorer) and one does not.


View the Careers in Agriculture E-Book    View the Careers in Agriculture
E-Book WITH the
Career Profiles

Feel free to utilize this resource on your school or chapter website. The links are available and encouraged for your use. has also created a social media communications plan if you would like to promote the e-book via social media. This plan can be accessed here along with social media graphics. Please use the designated hashtag #WeNeedAgCareers if you choose to promote the e-book on social media.


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