AGRIBUSINESS CAREER DAY & CAREER FAIR
The eighth annual Agribusiness Career Day (ABC Day) and Job Fair will be hosted by the Agribusiness Association of Iowa (AAI) Foundation on Wednesday, February 9, 2022. This special event has been created for first year ag majors enrolled at an Iowa community college during the 2022 Spring Semester and high school FFA Senior Leaders.
Our Career Fair companies are looking for the future in the agricultural industry (that's you!). These employers are anxious to make connections with potential future employees and provide insight into the opportunities available in the ag sector.
This event is provided free of charge to students who meet the criteria above. Click the button below to register.
If you are a senior in high school and part of an FFA program, please register on the FFA site:
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Students who attend receive the following benefits:
- A chance to win a $1,000 scholarship! No application required! (student must be present at time of drawing)
- Up to 120 agricultural employers to connect with for career opportunities
- Hundreds of industry professionals to grow their personal network
- A unique learning opportunity through our dynamic speakers
Agribusiness Career Day
9:00 AM - Registration and Free time at the Trade Show
10:00 AM - Welcome, Rob Denson, President, DMACC
10:05 AM - Sponsor remarks, Farm Credit Services of America
10:15 AM - Keynote Address: Mike Naig, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture
10:30 AM - Agribusiness Industry Panel, Career Opportunities in Agribusiness
11:00 AM - Cybersecurity information, Special Agent, Jason Soo, FBI Cyber Task Force
Noon - Barbeque Luncheon
12:30 PM - Ag Advocacy, Laurie Johns
1:10 PM - Scholarship presentations
1:30 PM - Agribusiness Career Fair and Agribusiness Trade Show
Trade Show floor closes at 3:00 PM