Agreliant Genetics, LLC

  • Plant Breeding Internship

    Job Location US-IN-Lebanon
    Posted Date
    3 weeks ago(10/2/2018 3:05 PM)
  • Overview

    AgReliant Genetics is a leader in seed research, production, and quality focused on providing trusted seed solutions that help farmers grow.
    Created July 1, 2000 as a joint venture between two of the world’s largest independent seed companies, KWS and Limagrain, AgReliant Genetics is now one of the fastest growing independent seed companies in the industry, ranked as the third largest corn seed company in the U.S., and operates one of the largest research programs in North America. 
    At AgReliant Genetics we have a unique multi-brand strategy that gives farmers across the U.S. and in Canada access to our products, regardless of geographical location or operation size. Through our seed brands – AgriGold®, LG Seeds® and PRIDE Seeds® – and our digital ag platform Advantage Acre®, AgReliant Genetics demonstrates commitment to our vision by developing meaningful relationships, delivering valuable seed solutions, and providing an excellent customer experience.
    AgReliant Genetics is dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. At every level, our people are an essential part in maintaining our values and furthering our growth. We pursue individuals who demonstrate commitment, excellence, integrity, safety and innovation in their work.
    At AgReliant Genetics you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value our employees’ passion and believe in giving people the space to navigate challenges, invent solutions and excel in a rewarding career.
    You can learn more about AgReliant Genetics and our brands at or by following @AgReliant on Facebook and Twitter. 


    Job Overview

    This is an excellent opportunity to gain firsthand experience and training in many facets of crop research.  All interns benefit from frequent discussions with research associates and PhD leads.  Special projects for credit may be possible following discussions with your advisor. 


    Located in Lebanon, IN (4640 East State Rd 32, Lebanon, IN 46052)
    • Native trait discovery – marker assisted selection for disease and stress resistance.
    • Transgenic conversion – adding valuable agronomic traits to proprietary genetics.  
    • Students interested in agricultural research careers are encouraged to apply.  Areas of particular interest include Plant Breeding and Genetics or Plant Pathology.   
    • Duties and responsibilities include assisting with planting, note taking, pollinating corn nursery, etc (training provided). 
    • Exposure to our on-site molecular marker lab used in our research.
    • Hours will be approximately M-F 8:00-4:30 plus Saturdays during peak season (early July to early August). 
    • A strong work ethic, attention to detail, and professionalism are required.  



    AgReliant Genetics, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.  We value and openly welcome diversity at AgReliant. Diversity and inclusion is a key part of our strategy for long-term success.


    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed