Agriculture and Natural Resources Competency Definition
picture of people in fieldAn employee with competencies in the Agriculture and Natural Resources (ANR) Subject Matter Expertise category has knowledge and skills to be viewed as an expert in the performance of a given task or subject matter area related to ANR. As needed, the employee has the ability to identify, acquire and utilize research-based information or other experts in the development and delivery of educational programs and activities that address the needs of clientele and stakeholders.



Agriculture and Natural Resources competency areas are:

  • Agricultural Economics & Agribusiness
  • Animals & Animal Products
  • Pest Management
  • Natural Resources & Environment
  • Biological & Agricultural Engineering
  • Row Crop Plants & Plant Products
  • Forestry
  • Horticultural Plants & Plant Products