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We’re poised to meet your needs for highly qualified talent for the ag industry.

Why Our Students?

Agricultural Institute students are uniquely positioned to make big contributions in the workforce. They arrive at their jobs with a broad understanding of agriculture and how business works.

We challenge our students with the best agriculture instruction in the state from faculty who are experts in their fields. We understand industry needs, and we work hard to develop your future employees through rigorous classroom learning, hands-on experiences in lab and field, and valuable faculty mentorship. And we fuel their desire to succeed.

That’s why AGI grads are highly sought-after.

We produce leaders, hard workers and well-trained talent for the agriculture industry in North Carolina and beyond.

Your next great employee is here at AGI. Let’s connect.


AGI supports NC's #1 industry by providing it with a well-trained, career-ready workforce.

Partner With Us

Speak at a Class

Our students want to hear from you. And you have knowledge and expertise (and good advice) to share with them, which will help them on their paths to contribute to the ag industry in big ways. It's a win-win. Interested in coming to speak to an AGI class? Contact Alease Hancock:

Recruit our Students

If you're an AGI graduate and would like to see the program grow, we need your help! We're working with alumni and friends to recruit students into the program. If you're interested in visiting schools or attending college fairs in your area, contact Megan Codallo at