Government departments are the major employers for agricultural economists: The Departments of Agriculture, Foreign Affairs, Trade and Industry, Labour, Environment Affairs & Tourism, Water Affairs and Forestry as well as state authorities give employment. Commercial and development banks and insurance companies and organisations involved with agricultural outputs and inputs provide good employment opportunity.
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Some of the other agriculture careers that you may like to read up on are: