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Livestock and Forage Manager

Date:  Nov 19, 2023

Hesston, KS, US

Workplace Type:  Onsite

Do you want to help solve the world's most pressing challenges? Feeding the world's growing population and slowing climate change are two of the world's greatest challenges. AGCO is a part of the solution! Join us to make your contribution.


As part of the team, you will be involved early in the product development process to ensure highly valuable agronomic and livestock focused issues are identified and solved. When products are in final development, you will be responsible to prove grower ROI and the effectiveness of farm solutions through on farm research trials, leading to commercialization of products that bring enhanced value to our customers.


Your Impact

  • Be the livestock nutrition and forage management representative on the global agronomy and farm solutions team.
  • Partner with farmer customers to understand farm finance and livestock and forage challenges.
  • Lead field research to identify and value key agronomic/livestock opportunities to inform product development.
  • Assist with agronomic/livestock performance evaluation related to AGCO machines and solutions during prototype phase.
  • Partner with marketing to develop agronomic/livestock demonstration plans for machines and solutions during the launch phase.


Your Experience and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science or Forage Agronomy
  • 1-3 years’ experience working with livestock or forage production
  • Technical experience working in the AG industry in a role focused on interpreting science to help farmers make the most of new products. Understand the equipment and the data it generates and how this effects processes on a farm
  • A strong understanding of farming with focus on livestock nutrition, forage management, and agriculture economics


Your Benefits

  • Attractive, fair remuneration including participation in our bonus scheme
  • Balance of work, family and free time due to flexible working time and the possibility of remote work within the organizational framework
  • Health and life insurance


Your Workplace

You will work hybrid at our Hesston site to team up with your wonderful AGCO colleagues.


We value inclusion and recognize the innovation a diverse workforce delivers to our farmers. Through our recruitment efforts, we are committed to building a team that includes a variety of experiences, backgrounds, cultures and perspectives.


Join us as we bring agriculture into the future and apply now!

AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


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