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Careers with the Department of Agriculture and Markets

Learn about rewarding career opportunities with our Department.
Careers with the Department of Agriculture & Markets

The New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets has exciting and unique career opportunities for individuals with a broad range of backgrounds. If you are interested in agriculture, the economy, public health, animals, and the environment, then a career with the Department might be for you.

Our work focuses on enhancing the quality of life for the people of New York State by supporting the production of high-quality and diverse agricultural products; ensuring a safe, nutritious and accessible food supply; providing economic opportunities for farms and rural residents; fostering agricultural environmental stewardship; and safeguarding New York State’s land and livestock.