Skills District Representative, Government Agricultural Service near Brandon (MB)

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a district representative, government agricultural service in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists (NOC 21112).


  • Conduct research, analyze agricultural data and prepare research reports
  • Liaise with researchers, educators and government or business managers on matters pertaining to farming and agriculture
  • Maintain records of services provided and the effects of advice given
  • Prepare and conduct advisory information sessions and lectures for farmers and other groups
  • Provide counselling and advisory services to farmers on agricultural subjects

Skills and Knowledge Checklist

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.


Communication Help - Communication
  • Interviewing
  • Promoting and Selling
  • Advising and Consulting
  • Professional Communicating
  • Liaising and Networking
Creative Expression Help - Creative Expression
  • Writing
  • Designing
Information Handling Help - Information Handling
  • Processing Information
  • Managing Information
Analysis Help - Analysis
  • Analyzing Information
  • Planning
  • Researching and Investigating
  • Projecting Outcomes


Manufacturing and Production Help - Manufacturing and Production
  • Food Production and Agriculture
Mathematics and Science Help - Mathematics and Science
  • Biology
  • Earth Sciences (Geosciences)
  • Statistics
Business, Finance and Management Help - Business, Finance and Management
  • Client Service
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Economics
  • Business Administration
  • Business Management
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