Horticulture Journalist

By: Mary Addy

Training

You need a 4 year degree from a University, specializing in agriculture/ horticulture and journalism.

Typical Day

A typical day in the life of a horticulture journalist would include;

- Traveling to farms/ nursery's/ or green houses to get a hands on experience

- Writing stories and publicizing agriculture around you community

-Taking pictures and reporting the latest agriculture expreriences

Agriculture Communications

Salary

They range from $17,016 to $38,841.

Demographics

Being a horticulture journalist requires you to live anywhere with a high population of advertising agencies and/or agriculture publications.

Such as:


  • Georgia
  • Kentucky
  • Arkansas


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Negative Aspects

  • Loads of stress
  • Low income
  • Long hours
  • and a changing job market