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Student Resources

Transformative, real-world experiences

At SFA, our agriculture students have the opportunity to get out of the classroom and get their hands dirty in the real world. These experiences will help you build valuable skills, develop a professional network and prepare for your life and career after graduation.

Ready to get involved? Check out some of our exciting opportunities below.

Activities and outreach 

As an agriculture student at SFA, you can get involved in a variety of activities, events and projects that align with your interest and career goals. Interested in cattle and beef science? Get involved with the Purple Premium Cattle Sale, which is 100% student-run. Are you passionate about plants? Lend a helping hand at a community plant sale.


An internship allows you to try out a potential career, grow your network and gain valuable, on-the-job experience. Our agriculture students have completed exciting internships with the following organizations: 

  • McQuay Stables
  • Sanderson Farms
  • The Broiler Research Center
  • Hoffman Nursery
  • Nolan Ryan Beef
  • Pilgrim’s
  • Longhorn, Inc.
  • Magnolia Gardens
  • United States Department of Agriculture
  • Arrow Plumbing
  • Yellowstone Landscape
  • Scott Nursery
  • Hoffman Nursery
  • Stark Ranch
  • Rockin R Whitetail Ranch
  • Cobb-Vantress, Inc.
  • Aviagen, Inc.
  • Various veterinary clinics and animal hospitals



Department of Agriculture

Agriculture Building
Room 101

Mailing Address:
PO Box 13000, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962