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

National Occupational Classification update

We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "district representative, government agricultural service" was moved from the group Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists (NOC 2123) to the group Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists (NOC 21112).

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.


  • Analysis Help -
    • Researching and Investigating
    • Analyzing Information
  • Communication Help -
    • Liaising and Networking
    • Professional Communicating
    • Advising and Consulting
  • Information Handling Help -
    • Processing Information
  • Creative Expression Help -
    • Writing


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