For jobs in this area you will need a high level of qualifications in the specialist area you wish to work in, as well as management or research skills.
Further qualifications and/or experience gained while working will be required to progress in your career. Jobs include farm manager or director, forestry consultant, horticulture production manager, plant pathologist and agronomist.
Pay scales in the UK
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