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Jessica Winegeart

Jessica Winegeart works in a male-dominated career to help clients produce better crops.

Caddo-Kiowa Technology Center, Fort Cobb

THEN: Growing up in rural Oklahoma, Jessica loved working with the land and was hired as a sales consultant for Crop Production Services of El Reno after obtaining a degree in communications and business. The Crop Care Program at CKTC helped Jessica:

  • Learn how to help clients battle threats to their crops and increase productivity.
  • Learn about agronomy, soil sampling and agricultural technologies, using Global Positioning Systems and Geographic Information Systems.
  • Select the best agronomic practices to target problems, while addressing environmental and applicator safety concerns.

NOW: Jessica, the only female to complete the first part of the state’s only Crop Care program, is working on the second part to complete her credentials.