Location: Woodford Reserve Room, Kroger Field
Date: Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:30pm

University of Kentucky Career Fair Agriculture

The University of Kentucky Agriculture Career Fair is Wednesday, September 19, 2018 from 2:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the Woodford Reserve Room at Kroger Field.

While this event is geared towards traditional agriculture majors, all students within the college are welcome to attend.  Professional attire is required for entry. 


Employers may register for the University of Kentucky Agriculture Career Fair via Handshake, the University of Kentucky's new employer relations system.  By easily creating a Handshake profile, employers may browse a variety of events, programs and services both at the University of Kentucky and other institutions nationwide.  

Fair Details

Wednesday, September 19, 2018  from 2:00 – 5:30 PM at the Woodford Reserve Room at Kroger Field

Similar to fairs of the past, employers will have the opportunity to recruit students from a wide array of majors.  Registration includes one 6-foot table with two representatives. Refreshments will be provided throughout the day. 

Networking Event

Wednesday, September 19, 2018  from 6:30 - 8:30 PM in the Woodford Reserve Room at Kroger Field

Enjoy the flavors of the south at this one of a kind networking reception.  Select University of Kentucky students are invited to attend, and you will have the opportunity to distribute extra tickets to your favorite job seekers throughout the day.  You may also use this time to conduct follow-up interviews.

Interview Space

Thursday, September 20, 2018 (All Day) in the E.S. Good Barn and Ag Science Center

In the registration form, please indicate your need for interview space and we will assign a space perfect for your team.  Please note that if space is not reserved at the time of registration, we cannot guarantee it will be available.

Questions may be directed to Amanda Saha, Director of Career Development.


Students may register through Handshake, the Unviersity of Kentucky's new career management system.  Using their linkblue id and password, students can use Handshake to browse nationwide job and internship opportunities, browse upcoming events, explore career resources and more. 

Attending Employers

ACRT ServicesAgriGold Hybrids
AlltechArcher Daniels Midland Company
Army Healthcare Recruiting - LexingtonAtalo Holdings, Inc.
Bartlett Tree ExpertsBayer
Bayer U.S. LLCBel Brands USA
Bunge North AmericaCal-Maine Foods, Inc.
ChemPro Services, Inc.Cintas Corporation
Consolidated Grain and Barge CoCorteva Agriscience
Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics- College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences- Ohio State UniversityEnterprise Holdings
Farm Credit Mid-AmericaForesters Financial Services, Inc.
GavilonGenCanna Global
H&R Agri-PowerHelena Agri-Enterprises, LLC
Kentucky Equine Management InternshipKentucky Farm Bureau Insurance Company
Landscape WorkshopMaker's Mark Secretariat Center
Mountaire Farms of DelawareNutrien Ag Solutions
Peace CorpsRood & Riddle Equine Hospital
Shaker Village of Pleasant HillSiteOne Landscape Supply
University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment ExtentionUniversity of Kentucky College of Law
University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business & EconomicsUniversity of Kentucky Martin School of Public Policy and Administration
University of Louisville, School of Public Health and Information SciencesUSDA Forest Service
USDA National Agricultural Statistics ServiceWaffle House (Lexidan Foods llc-Local franchise based in Lexington, KY)

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