The following information is a Web Extra from the pages of Top Producer. It corresponds with the article "Boost a Resume." You can find the article in Top Producer’s Spring 2014 issue.
Carly Cummings, with Iowa State University’s Agricultural Entrepreneurship Initiative, says good college students have many opportunities for internships. Farmers need to be competitive by giving real-world experience and an outlet for what they are learning in their course work.
Have specific questions about starting an internship program? Contact:
Program Assistant II
Agricultural Entrepreneurship Initiative (AgEI)
Iowa State University
What is the status of your corporate internship program? Are you providing a true internship program or a work experience? Internship programs are crucial to your company and our industry building a pipeline of talent for the future. Those companies who truly commit to building an effective program will attract and maintain some of the best talent. Below are a few tips to help ensure you’re on the right track. Read more.