MRCD seeks an Agriculture Specialist to support MRCD’s agriculture programs fostering agricultural resiliency and climate change mitigation. This position will play a vital role with MRCD’s goals for accelerating producer adoption of carbon farming practices, developing carbon sequestration programming, and serving as an educational resource to a range of stakeholders.
The Agriculture Specialist will engage with and provide technical assistance to growers, land managers, local and regional ag organizations and agencies. This position will support carbon farming and healthy soils practices with our grant-funded programs, and coordinate with soil health networks and other critical regional stakeholders on cumulative program benefits and outcomes. Work includes technical assistance for CDFA Healthy Soils (HSP), ag irrigation management and CropSWAP programs. Other work will include designing and coordinating implementation of carbon drawdown projects, conducting outreach and education, and assisting as needed with other RCD projects.
Full Time - 40 hours a week, rate depending on experience.
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