Resources For Students

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  2015 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.

Career Bridge

Career Bridge is a searchable database created by the Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board, highlighting education and training programs throughout the state where workers and students can discover: