Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources


Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

This Career Cluster® is focused on the production, processing, marketing, distribution, financing, and development of agricultural commodities and resources including food, fiber, wood products, natural resources, horticulture, and other plant and animal products or resources.

Career Cluster Resources

  • Common Career Technical Core standards with performance elements (PDF)
  • Knowledge & Skills Statements (PDFExcel)
  • Plan of Study (PDFExcel)
  • Career Cluster Frame (PDF): Provides a broad overview for each Career Cluster, including Essential Knowledge and Skills, the types of educational topics studied within a particular Career Pathway, and a listing of sample Career Specialties or occupations.


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