The average pay for a Horticultural Agent is $62,346 a year and $30 an hour in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
The average salary range for a Horticultural Agent is between $45,666 and $76,238.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Calgary, Alberta.
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Organizes and conducts cooperative extension program to advise and instruct farmers and individuals engaged in agri-business in applications of agricultural research findings: collects, analyzes, and evaluates agricultural data; plans and develops techniques; and advises farmers to assist in solving problems, such as crop rotation and soil erosion.
Delivers lectures and prepares articles concerning subjects, such as farm management and soil conservation.
Demonstrates practical procedures used in solving agricultural problems.
Discusses extension program with representatives of commercial organizations, county government, and other groups to inform them of program services and to obtain their cooperation in encouraging use of services.
Prepares activity, planning, and other reports and maintains program records.
Prepares budget requests, or assists in their preparation.
May supervise and coordinate activities of other county extension workers.
May direct 4-h club activities.
May be designated by specific program assignment as agri-business agent; farm-management agent; horticultural agent; livestock agent; resource agent.
Calgary ( (listen)) is a city in the Canadian province of Alberta. It is situated at the confluence of the Bow River and the Elbow River in the south of the province, in an area of foothills and prairie, about 80 km (50 mi) east of the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies. The city anchors the south end of the Statistics Canada-defined urban area, the Calgary–Edmonton Corridor.The city had a population of 1,267,344 in 2018, making it Alberta's largest city and Canada's third-largest municipality. Also in 2016, Calgary had a metropolitan population of 1,392,609, making it the fourth-largest census metropolitan area...