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Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Calculate applicable government grain quotas.
Maintain records of business transactions and product inventories, reporting data to companies or government agencies as necessary.
Negotiate contracts with farmers for the production or purchase of farm products.
Review orders to determine product types and quantities required to meet demand.
Purchase, for further processing or for resale, farm products, such as milk, grains, or Christmas trees.
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Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Dodge City Community College Dodge City Public AGRIBUSINESS Associate Degree - AAS 63
Dodge City Community College Dodge City Public AGRIBUSINESS One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 31