Agronomist at Leverage Seeds Limited

Full Time

Leverage Seeds Limited

Leverage Seeds Limited is a leading indigenous seed company dedicated to supporting farmers in maximizing their profit through the provision of genetically pure seeds of improved crop varieties, affordable fertilizers, and agrochemicals. We also guide farmers on Good Agronomic Practices for a bumper harvest. As part of our expansion plans, we are seeking a skilled and motivated Legal Counsel to join our team and contribute to the success of our agricultural enterprise.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Agronomist

Locations: Katsina & Ibadan, Oyo
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • As an Agronomist, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the production of genetically pure seeds, implementing good agronomic practices, and providing essential guidance to farmers for achieving bumper harvests.


  • Prepare workplans and budgets for annual seed production activities (out-growers), including scheduling restocking of seeds based on quality parameters.
  • Coordinate seed processing activities and manage warehousing operations.
  • Conduct and manage field trials and seed production activities.
  • Collect, analyze, and present data and results to the scientific community.
  • Perform laboratory tests on soil, seed, and crop samples.
  • Establish seed and vegetable production fields.
  • Set up demonstration plots for training farmers on good agronomic practices.
  • Develop quick production guides for crops such as tomatoes, cucumber, maize, soybean, rice, and yam.
  • Train and supervise general staff.
  • Prepare budgets, technical reports, and financial reports on project activities.
  • Carry out any other duties assigned by the management.


  • Hold an M.Sc in Agriculture with a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience, or a B.Sc in Agriculture or a related discipline with at least 3 years of relevant experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in processing sesame, soybeans, ginger, and turmeric will be an added advantage.
  • Must be ready to work in a remote area.

Join our team at Leverage Seeds Limited and contribute to our mission of empowering farmers and ensuring sustainable agriculture practices. We offer a supportive work environment and the opportunity to make a real difference in the agricultural sector.

Application Closing Date
23rd May, 2023.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] cc [email protected] using “Agronomist – Oyo State / Katsina State at Leverage Seeds Limited” as the subject of the email.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to [email protected]

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