Regional Internship in Applied Grains Research

Hart Field-Site Group Inc

This regional internship offers graduate students one year of training in applied grains research and extension. The internship will be based in Clare, South Australia with the Hart Field-Site Group (Hart).

The intern will work with Hart’s Research & Extension Manager on a daily basis, and collaborate with other researchers, industry, consultants and growers to deliver research projects in regional South Australia.

Hart conducts a large number of trials across the Mid-North and interns will contribute to research areas such as:

  • Drought resilience
  • Weed management and control
  • Soil fertility and crop nutrition
  • Crop entomology
  • Agronomy and seeding systems

Research options may be tailored to the successful applicant’s specific interests. They will gain skills in the areas of trial design and management, sampling, statistical analysis of data and written and oral communication with growers and advisers.

They will also assist with the preparation of Hart events (e.g. field days and workshops) and have the opportunity to network and attend industry events. The successful applicant will receive a high level of training and support in all aspects of the role, while also having the opportunity to work independently.

For more information please contact:
Rebekah Allen
Research and Extension Manager
Hart Field-Site Group
m: 0428 782 470
e: rebekah@hartfieldsite.org.au

Applications close: August 26, 2022 at 5pm.

Send to: Sandy Kimber, Executive Officer, Hart Field-Site Group, admin@hartfieldsite.org.au

This internship program is supported by Hart, the South Australian Drought Resilience Adoption and Innovation Hub (SA Drought Hub) and the South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI).

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.