CSU, Chico

Agriculture Career and Internship Fair

Agriculture Career and Internship Fair

The 14th Annual CSU, Chico College of Agriculture Career and Internship Fair Registration Now Open for Businesses

Event Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Event Location: University Farm Pavilion. Directions (PDF)  

Event Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

The Career and Internship Fair will provide an excellent opportunity for industry leaders from around the country to interact with and offer opportunities to over 250 exceptional college students and alumni known for their hands-on experience, hardworking dedication, and proven leadership in the field of agriculture. Whether recruiting for a specific position or just collecting resumes in anticipation of future opportunities, employers will visit one-on-one with some of the brightest up-and-coming talent in the agriculture and natural resources industry. 

Employer registration is full.

If you are interested in attending please email bwhitman-hall@csuchico.edu and we will inform you if more space becomes available.

Please contact Brittany Whitman-Hall in the College of Agriculture Student Success Office if you have any questions. 
Email: bwhitman-hall@csuchico.edu
Phone: 530-898-4597


2017 Career and Internship Fair Attending Employers

Gold Sponsors

American AgCredit
We offer a broad range of agricultural loan, leasing and insurance services from orchard, timber, row crops, winery and livestock financing to equipment leasing and construction financing.

Foster Farms
Foster Farms is a United States West Coast poultry company.

Harris Ranch
Established in 1937, Harris Ranch today is an integrated family of companies and one of the largest family-owned agribusiness in the nation.

Helena Chemical Company
One of the nation's foremost agricultural and specialty formulators and distributors in the United States.

Nationwide Agribusiness
Nationwide supports agricultural industries with insurance options farmers can depend on.

Rabobank, N.A.
Specializing in real estate financing, operating and input financing, and a full range of innovative lending solutions and crop insurance for leading agricultural producers in California.

Tanimura & Antle
Grower and shipper of premium fresh vegetables including lettuce, cauliflower, artisan lettuce, and hydroponic vegetables.

The Tremont/Lyman Groups
The Tremont Group is an agribusiness holding company serving production agriculture – both conventional and organic.
The Lyman Group, Inc. is an agribusiness holding company and a California agri-service leader. 

Silver Sponsors

BrightView Landscapes
Making it easy for you to have beautiful landscapes and enduring success.

Crop Production Services
Crop Production Services offers a wide range of products and services to clients in the agricultural sector.

Deseret Farms of California
AgReserves, Inc. operates farms and ranches globally.

Driscoll's is a privately held company that sells fresh strawberries and other berries.

E. & J. Gallo Winery
E. & J. Gallo Winery is proud to be an industry leader in sustainable wine growing. 

Farm Credit West
Farm Credit West's knowledgeable loan officers specialize exclusively in the business of agriculture.

Fastenal is the largest fastener distributor in North America.

Golden State Farm Credit
Golden State Farm Credit is a lending cooperative for people involved in any aspect of agriculture.

Herc Rentals
A premier, full-service equipment-rental firm with a large North American presence.

Land IQ
Land IQ specializes in providing solutions to challenging agricultural and environmental problems throughout the world

Lundberg Family Farms
The Lundberg Family Farms rice products are farmed and produced in an eco-friendly, sustainable manner.

Rumiano Cheese Co.
Rumiano Cheese Company is the oldest family-owned cheese company in California.

Sensient Natural Ingredients provide organic, non-GMO, natural ingredients to food and drinks manufacturers world wide. 

Sierra Gold Nurseries
Providing orchardist in Northern California and the western states with top quality fruit and nut trees.

Simplot Grower Solutions
Simplot Farmers offers products, services and technology to assist growers with all their needs.

SunFed Ranch
SunFed Ranch premium organic grass fed and grass finished beef is raised by sustainably-minded family ranchers in Northern California.

A leading international marketer and distributor of agricultural products, animal feed and specialty chemicals and ingredients.

Bronze Sponsors 

All West/Select Sires
Western Farmer owned artificial insemination cooperative marketing highly fertile frozen semen from the breeds top sires.

Bell Carter Foods 
Producers of olives and olive oil based out of California.

Cal Poly State University, Master of Dairy Products Technology
One-year master's with coursework in dairy chemistry, microbiology, plant management, project management, leadership and sustainability.

CalAgJobs connects California employers and candidates in agriculture.

California Grain and Feed Association
CGFA is a nonprofit agricultural trade association which serves the grain and feed industry.

Chico State Career Center
Your one-stop shop for all of your career, internship and resume needs.

Chico State Study Abroad
Turn earning your degree into the experience of a lifetime!

Dellavalle Laboratory, Inc. 
An environmental/agricultural laboratory and consulting firm located in the San Joaquin Valley with clientele such as dairies, growers, homeowners, engineering firms, food processors, water systems, rural schools, fertilizer and compost producers.

Experience International
Providers of international internships and cultural exchange in fields related to agriculture, forestry, fisheries, science, engineering, business, marketing and natural resource management and conservation.

Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU)
The champions of Hispanic success in higher education.

HM. Clause
A business unit of Limagrain, an international co-operative agricultural group, specializing in field seeds, vegetable seeds and cereal products

Land O' Lakes
Land O'Lakes, Inc. is a member-owned agricultural cooperative based in the Minneapolis-St. Paul suburb of Arden Hills, Minnesota, focusing on the dairy industry.

Morrison and Company 
Provide specialized consulting services including business planning and interim/outsource executive assistance, "People" solutions (e.g., recruiting, leadership development, HR), and specialized grant writing for clients in the US. 

A leading agri-business operating from seed to shelf in 70 countries, supplying food and industrial raw materials to over 16,200 customers worldwide. They grow, source, process, manufacture, transport, trade and market 47 different agri-products.

Peace Corps
Paid international volunteer programs in agriculture, education, health, community economics, environment and youth development. 

River Vista Farms
River Vista Farms, located in Colusa, California is a family farm. Their farming operation consists of 4,000 acres spread out over 3 counties in California, on which they grow a number of crops that each demand highly specialized knowledge to grow successfully.

Sanders Seed Inc.
Sanders Seed provides quality production, processing and seeds for the Northern California Sacramento Valley.

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co
Brewery dedicated to crafting quality beers in Chico, CA.

Teach Ag California
Agricultural education prepares students for successful careers and a lifetime of informed choices. Teach Ag!

The Maschhoffs
One of the largest family-owned hog farming networks in North America.

Trident Seafoods 
Trident Seafoods is a vertically integrated harvester, processor and marketer of seafood from Alaska, the Pacific Northwest and around the world.

USDA Farm Service Agency
United States Department of Agriculture agency into which were merged several predecessor agencies, including the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service.

USDA Livestock, Poultry, and Seed
Aids producers, consumers, and distributors in the sale and purchase of livestock, meat, poultry, eggs, grains, and related products regionally, nationally and internationally.

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Primary federal agency that works with private landowners to help them conserve, maintain and improve their natural resources.

Yosemite Farm Credit
Farmer-owned cooperative, dedicated to serving our neighbors in the agricultural community with the best financial products, solutions and customer service in the industry.