College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences Career Fairs

Each year, the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES) hosts two career fairs designed to provide students with opportunities to meet with employers across the agriculture, food and environmental sciences spectrum.

CAFES Connections: Fall Career Networking Event

Open to all majors! CAFES Connections is held during fall quarter and is designed to provide opportunities for students from across the college to connect with established professionals in industries spanning the breadth of the college. CAFES Connections helps students foster new professional connections as well as gain awareness of the various careers and industries available to them. Throughout the event, students will have the opportunity to connect with industry professionals about their companies, internships or full-time employment opportunities.  

November 16, 2023 
4 – 7 p.m.
Swanson Center of Effort Conference Hall 
JUSTIN and J. LOHR Center for Wine and Viticulture

Attending employers:

  • Althouse and Meade, Inc. 
  • Altman Plants 
  • American AgCredit 
  • Arbor MD Tree Care, Inc. 
  • Blue River Technology 
  • California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) 
  • California Transplants 
  • CoBank 
  • Enza Zaden 
  • Everde Growers
  • Fresno Madera Farm Credit 
  • Granite Construction
  • Green Diamond Resource Company 
  • Grimmway Farms 
  • Hilmar Cheese Company 
  • Humboldt and Mendocino Redwood Companies 
  • Leprino Foods Company 
  • Nutrien
  • ofi
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Oxbow Pool and Landscape Contractors 
  • Panda Restaurant Group
  • Peace Corps 
  • Sakata Seed America, Inc 
  • Sierra Pacific Industries 
  • Stanislaus Food Products 
  • Syngenta 
  • The Wine Group 
  • USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service

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Ag Showcase

Ag Showcase is held during winter quarter and is entirely student-run and -managed by students in the college’s Agribusiness Management and National Agri-Marketing Association Club. 

January 17-19, 2024 
Farm Shop, Building 9 

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A list of all Cal Poly career fairs and resources can be found on the Cal Poly Career Services website

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