Agriculture and Horticulture Technician Alternative titles: Crops Manager, Horticulture Technician, Horticulturist

$12.00/h Median Salary
Job Prospects

What are the main duties?

  • Plan out production of conventional or organic farming.
  • Monitor crops: irrigation, fertilization, etc.
  • Manage production team.
  • Help with soil improvement and implementation of new technologies.
  • Offer technical assistance to producers: which crops to grow, equipment to use, methods to favour, etc.
  • Conduct information and awareness-raising activities among the general public.

Is it right for you?

  • You enjoy working outdoors and in nature.
  • You have an aptitude for management.
  • You are active, autonomous and responsible.
  • You have good observation and organizational skills.

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Program

Technologie de la production horticole et de l'environnement Program available in French only

Where is this program being offered?
regions quebec Bas-Saint-LaurentLanaudière and Laurentides
Job Placement Rate
60% Job Placement Rate
35% % who pursue further education
Duration of training 2565h
33 months
D.C.S.
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