Power, Structural & Technical Systems

Careers in equipment and technical work

ag technology

Precision Ag is a Cutting-Edge Field

Grab the car keys. Start the engine. Turn on the GPS. When we’re traveling somewhere new, this is the normal routine for most. We rely heavily on one piece of technology to get us from place to place. But did you know farmers also rely heavily on these technologies? This field is commonly known as... Read more »... Read more »
Chantell Matthews Towing the Line

Towing the Line

Georgia FFA alumna Chantell Matthews isn’t afraid to get her hands dirty. She’s been helping at her dad’s automotive repair shop and towing service, Matthews Garage Inc., since she was six years old. Today, the 19-year-old Cass High School graduate works there full time. “I’ve been around the shop all my life. I started by... Read more »... Read more »

Career Overview: Power, Structural and Technical Systems

Individuals entering the Power, Structural
and Technical Systems career pathway usually enjoy working with equipment
and all things technical. Career professionals in this field apply knowledge of engineering, hydraulics, pneumatics, electronics, power, structures and controls to the field of agriculture. They design agricultural structures as well as machinery and equipment. They develop ways to conserve soil and... Read more »... Read more »
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