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Agronomist position at local seed dealer

I am currently a senior in Agronomy at K-State and will be graduating in december. I have been looking for a part-time or contract postion for a while now to supplement my farm income. I have gained interest from a local seed dealer that currently has such a position. The problem is trying to decide how to structure the agreement, especially pay. How should i negotiate this. Im not really sure what would be fair. Also any idea what the pay is for individual agronomist to scout fields say once a week during the growing season. We really don't have many in the area that are doing consulting on an individual basis. I need to be in the 12 to 15,000 a year range for it to really be worth my time, otherwise i could make a few thousand by trying to increase custom work.

 

Any ideas or suggestions would be helpful. Thanks

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