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Tips for Teens: Four Ways to Try Out Careers Before Choosing One

For most teenagers, the working world may seem like a faraway destination, but it’s never too early to explore career paths, deepen your knowledge and develop your skills. Maria McGinnis works in career services at the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and assists students in all phases of career development. According... Read more »... Read more »
Explore careers in agriculture biotechnology

Career Spotlight: Get Technical with a Career in Agricultural Biotechnology

If you're interested in the latest, greatest technology in agriculture, you may find the perfect career for you in the biotechnology sector. This career choice can involve researching and engineering crops, working to protect them from insects, diseases and viruses, as well as engineering livestock and poultry in order to produce leaner meat or help the animals resist diseases.... Read more »
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