Nutrition Careers

The nutrition discipline can be applied to a wide variety of industries and careers across the agriculture industry. Animal nutrition can be related to physiology, meats and muscle biology, growth and production physiology, genetic engineering, molecular biology, animal behavior, and animal management. Below are some examples of careers in the nutrition field:

  • Animal Feed Quality Control
  • Animal Feed Processing
  • Farm Nutritionist
  • Academic Teaching and Research
  • Industrial Research
  • Professional Nutrition Consulting
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Extension Specialist
  • Zoo Nutritionist
  • Veterinarian
  • Feed Sales and Marketing


Trisha Grevengoed  Erin Deters