Opened in 1976, the Sand Plain Research Farm at Becker, Minn., is affiliated with the University of Minnesota's College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences and the Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station. Its primary mission is to conduct research on agronomic and horticultural crops under both irrigated and non-irrigated conditions. Our research projects include field crops, horticulture plants and diseases, nutrient management, and soil health.
Research Plot Technician - full time position, 9 months each year from April through December. Maintain agricultural research plots and non-research plot land, operation and maintain agricultural farm equipment and machinery.