Extension Educator - Dairy
Agriculture and Agribusiness Institute, Michigan State University
Big Rapids, USA
This position will have regional and statewide responsibilities and will collaborate across work teams, Institutes and community groups, working with faculty, specialists and educators for overall advancement of the needs of the Institute clientele.
In this position, you will identify, design, implement and evaluate educational programs that meet outreach needs related to dairy production. Through your leadership, you will provide support to producers in northern Michigan to improve the sustainability of the dairy industry. This can include but is not to be limited to improved production and animal care and welfare methods or practices, improved understanding of emerging production systems, improved financial management, as well as alternative and emerging markets. Your work will include, but is not limited to, completing on-site consultations, virtual and in-person meetings, conducting demonstrations and/or participating in on-going research.
26 July 2021.