Agronomist – Cherryfield, ME

Cherryfield Foods, Inc. seeks a full-time Agronomist for wild blueberry farm in Cherryfield, ME, responsible for providing advice regarding soil and crop practices to optimize wild blueberry yield, quality and sustainability and conducting research to increase crop production, improve soil and to develop improved methods for controlling weeds, crop diseases and insects.

Required: Bachelor’s degree in Agronomy, Agricultural Science, Soil and Plant Science, or a related field, with 3 years’ farming experience to include fruit production, work involving crop irrigation systems and application of chemicals used for disease prevention, weed, insect, and pest control.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to Melissa Beal at mbeal@cherryfieldfoods.com

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  No agencies or telephone calls please.