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Growing Careers

AgScape is Growing Careers in the Agriculture Sector! 

  • 1 in 8 jobs in Canada are in the agri-food sector
  • The Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council (CAHRC) predicts 50,000 agriculture and food jobs will have to be filled in the next few years
  • 3 jobs exist for every Ontario Agriculture College graduate with a bachelor’s degree

A future in agriculture is promising, and GrowingCareers.ca is a great place to learn about the opportunities.

The Growing Career site provides teachers and students with an introduction to the variety of careers found within the agri-food sector, and includes more than 75 Career Profile videos.  From Communications, Engineering and Economics, to Food and Animal Sciences - the possibilities are endless when it comes to career opportunities in the ag-sector. 

Are you a student?

Click on the Student Centre to access more than 75 video interviews with people working in agriculture and food. You can also get tips about job searching, writing resumes, and more. Plus, search for careers using company names, job type and where it fits into the food system!

Are you an educator?

There are a variety of curriculum linked resources available for educators which help to facilitate discussions about career opportunities. Check out the Teacher Centre for more information and to book a lesson delivered by an AgScape Teacher Ambassador, access videos, activity guides, upcoming events, and links to other sites.