Brad Angus
Ag/Hort Department Chair
Phone: (815) 280-2272
Office: S-1022
Email: bangus@jjc.edu

 

William Johnson
Ag Production/Swine Coordinator
Phone: (815) 280-2273
Office: S-1027
Email: bjohnson@jjc.edu

 

Tammy Miller
Ag Business Coordinator
Phone: (815) 280-2424
Office: S-1026
Email: tmiller@jjc.edu

 

 

Agricultural Sciences

 

Agricultural Business

The Agriculture Business Program prepares students for careers in the many fields of agriculturally related businesses. Graduates are employed full-time in positions relating to the Chemical/Fertilizer, Seed, Equipment, Structures, Feed, Livestock Buying, and Grain Handling/Merchandising Industries. Placement of graduates has been consistently near 100%.

Production and Management

The Agriculture Production and Management Program prepares students for careers in production agriculture. Most graduates are employed full-time in positions such as production managers, herdsmen or other positions dealing directly with the production and management of grain and/or livestock. Placement of graduates has been consistently near 100%.

Swine Management

The Swine Management Program prepares students for careers involving production, management and marketing of swine. Most graduates are employed full-time in positions such as general production managers, herdsmen; breeding, farrowing, nursery grow-finish or wean-finish managers or other specialized careers involving the management, production or marketing of swine. Placement of graduates has been consistently near 100%.