Employment Opportunities

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.

Help Wanted

Summer Research Plot Technician - part-time or 67-day appointment. Assist with our various agricultural research projects. Experience with irrigation equipment helpful, but not necessary. 
Contact Ron Faber at 763-262-4808 or faber005@umn.edu to apply.