June 16, 2005

California International Agri-Center Inc. & Join Forces

 We are pleased to announce a recent partnership between and International Agri-Center, Inc. With the opening of the new office in Central California, we look at this partnership as an opportunity to strengthen awareness among the West Coast of our on-line career resource ( and other human resource services specific to agriculture, food, natural resources and biotechnology.

“The International Agri-Center is thrilled to welcome to California. means a wealth of quality Human Resource Services to the California Agriculture industry. As the International Agri-Center is home to World Ag Expo, (the leading agricultural exposition in the world), we are pleased to endorse AgCareers, as their mission is to become the worlds leading Human Resource Services supplier to the agriculture industry,” said Stacey Beachy, Sponsorship and Ad Sales Representative for the International Agri-Center., along with team members of the International Agri-Center, have identified a number of topics and issues facing agriculture and related industries in the Western United States. The partnership with the California International Agri-Center will help us to work towards a common effort to educate employers and job seekers on a number of these issues. Examples of such topics include:

  • Human Resource Succession Planning 
  • Dealing with an Aging Work Force 
  • Union & Labor Relations  
  • Safety & Workers Compensation  
  • Resources & Standard Practices for Human Resource Professionals  
  • Trends and Tactics for Managing Seasonal Workers

We hope to discuss some of these topics at the 1st Annual Western US Ag Human Resources Roundtable that we will be held in 2006. Contact Erika Harling, her information is provided below, if you would like to be involved with the Organizing Committee for this event. This committee is responsible for setting the schedule, topics and speakers to reflect the needs of human resource professionals in agriculture within the western region of the United States.

To get more information about the International Agri-Center contact Jerry Sinift or Stacey Beachy by phone: 800.999.9186. For further information about and presence in the West Coast, please contact Erika Harling by phone: 866.519.7445 or by e-mail: Ltd. ( is a leading marketing and information company with a family of operations that provide innovative solutions to the agriculture and food industry. can be accessed through their leading agriculture information portal, which has business services and resources for agribusiness, livestock and crop producers. is the leading human resources website for the agriculture and food industry. PigCHAMP, Inc. ( is the leading swine industry software and knowledge management company. The company operates across North America with offices located in Ames, Iowa, Clinton, North Carolina and London, Ontario Canada.