Agriculture-Agricultural Journalism

What Is It

This area covers farm reporting for newspapers, market reporting, publications, magzines radio,television,advertising,exibiting and training. It combines the knowledge of agriculture and journalism to make it dynamic job profile.

Qualification

One needs to have an indepth knoeledge of agriculture to write in detail about agricultural sciences, researches, developments and at the same time must have the skill to communicate with the farmers and the common man. BSC agriculture and masters in Journalism is supposed to be a perfect combination.

Scope

They are hired by agricultural journals, government departments to communicate the necessary information to the farmers, different media to publish or broadcast information for different interest groups. The biggest skill here is to orient the text and the context as per the type of audiance that is scientists, farmers and the comman man.