A seed production technician assists in a horticultural company's planning, strategy, and production of seed.
A bachelor's degree in agronomy, plant science, or a related field is needed for most jobs. However, many companies offer on the job training for seed production technicians.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In August 2020, the median yearly salary for a seed production technician was $29,971, according to Zip Recruiter. For more information, visit Zip Recruiter's Seed Technician page.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
- American Society of Agronomy
- American Society for Horticultural Science
- Crop Science Society of America
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
From seed harvesting to the hands of consumers and growers, the journey of a seed is quite complex. Learn more from this behind the scenes video from Ball Seed.