Washington’s agricultural industry is changing – evolving to include cutting edge careers in highly technical fields. Agricultural based careers in Washington can be found on farms, in factories, on fishing vessels, in labs, and on salesroom floors.
Agriculture & Natural Resources Career Cluster
Career clusters identify the knowledge and skills students need as they follow a pathway toward their career goal. The Agriculture & Natural Resource Career Cluster is divided into seven career pathway. Pathways are grouped by common knowledge and skills required of occupations in the agriculture and natural resource career fields.
Education & Training Program
To explore your educational option in Agriculture, see the 2017 Agriculture & Natural Resource Program Guide . Explore Classes & Degrees to learn more about the multiple worker retraining and certificate/degree programs in Washington State.
Agricultural Occupations Quick Guide
The demand/decline list of occupations is hosted by the Labor Market and Economic Analysis (LMEA) branch of the Employment Security Department, and local Workforce Development Councils are responsible for the list, as well as all updates and revisions. To access these lists, visit In-Demand Agriculture Occupations.