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Keyword Relevance for: biology
19-1013.00    Soil and Plant Scientists   Green Occupation Green

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    O*NET-SOC Description yes    1 match
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O*NET-SOC Description

  • Conduct research in breeding, physiology, production, yield, and management of crops and agricultural plants or trees, shrubs, and nursery stock, their growth in soils, and control of pests; or study the chemical, physical, biological, and mineralogical composition of soils as they relate to plant or crop growth. May classify and map soils and investigate effects of alternative practices on soil and crop productivity.

Tasks

  • Identify degraded or contaminated soils and develop plans to improve their chemical, biological, or physical characteristics.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Analyze biological samples.