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Naturalist Careers Defined

Naturalists are individuals who love nature and seek harmony in their environment. They have a love for science as it relates to humans, animals, plants, and all living things. Naturalists, the most balanced of the mega-career clusters, use reason to solve problems but also understand beauty and creation in all forms. This group includes environmentalists, farmers and those who work in energy and conservation. It also includes people who work in labs and participate in biological research. Naturalists work in human services and help people emotionally. Naturalists are scientific and they find jobs in human services, agriculture, energy, and pharmaceuticals.

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Learn About the Future of Retail from Expert: Alex Baloga

Advice For Maven, Naturalist, and Specialist Career Seekers:
1. The food industry, like the retail industry, will continue to evolve.
2. There are great paying jobs in the food industry.
3. Some of the largest employers in PA are in the food industry.
4. Don’t be afraid to take chances and try new things.

Learn How to Find Your Career Pathway from Expert Engineer: Ron George

Advice for Naturalist and Protector Career Seekers
• Energy field changes every day, always something new
• Mentors can really help
• Make sure your managers understand what you want out of your career, then they can help you with the necessary skills
• If you have the ambition, be flexible in your position, for example, if you have to work late some days, it may be important that you do this if you want to be able to advance your career.
• Learn how to read people
• If interested in energy field, you would need technical skills such as electrical, mechanical, technical but Vistra has positions that encompass various fields such as law, human resources, financial, environmental, etc.

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AFBF Encourages Farmers to Claim Exemption in Dean Foods Shakedown

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All I Want for Christmas is Rural Broadband

As I sat in my car outside a coffee shop 45 minutes away from my parents’ house, I couldn’t help but feel the anger and frustration swell inside of me. Source

What’s In the New COVID-19 Relief Package for Agriculture?

After months of negotiations, Congress on Monday passed a $900 billion COVID-19 stimulus package with much-needed financial relief for agricultural producers, funding for food assistance programs, enhancements to the Paycheck Protection Program and funding for enhanced broadband access, as well as additional financial resources for agricultural research and farmer stress assistance programs, among others. The

Register Now for 2021 Farm Bureau Virtual Annual Convention

Registration is now open for the 2021 American Farm Bureau Federation Virtual Annual Convention. Micheal Clements shares what attendees can expect from the free event. Source

Think Big and Do Good

My children get a little tired sometimes of me encouraging them to “think big and do good.” Source

Doors Open to All for American Farm Bureau Virtual Convention

Registration is now open for the 2021 American Farm Bureau Virtual Convention, and we are excited to bring you an all-star lineup of premium content right to your home, free of charge. Source

More Negative PPDs and De-Pooling Reignite Federal Milk Marketing Order Debate

The price of Class III milk (milk used to produce cheese) rose to near-record highs in 2020 on the back of increased cheese demand, tighter cheese supplies and USDA’s Farmers to Families Food Box Program. Meanwhile, the price of Class IV milk (milk used to produce butter and dry milk powders) remained at multi-year lows