Farm Business & Production ManagementTechnical Diploma
Are you looking for individualized instruction on farm management? Enroll in Mid-State’s Farm Business & Production Management program today!
You will tour numerous operating farms and have the opportunity to see and discuss items with farm operators. You receive on-farm individual instruction, including farming simulations, troubleshooting, soil test collection and interpretation, crop scouting, farm field trips, financial records, nutrient management planning, in-field class speakers, and test plots.
Graduates will have the skills needed for employment with farms, feed mills, grain elevators, livestock markets, equipment sales/service, and agronomy sales/service.
Classes are held off-campus in Adams-Friendship, Almond, Amherst, Auburndale, Chili, and Vesper. Actual location and dates vary, so students are encouraged to contact the associate dean and/or instructor for more information. Group class sessions start in October and typically end by April.
- Dairy Equipment Service Technician
- Farm Manager
- Feed Sales & Service
- Fertilizer & Chemical Applicator
- Field Crop Scout
- Field Crops Worker
- Field Equipment Operator
- Livestock Artificial Inseminator
- Livestock Herdsman
- Livestock Nutritionist
- Milking Parlor Manager
- Nutrient Management Technician