Corn+Soybean Digest [1]

Doane And Farms.com Form Marketing Alliance

Doane Agricultural Services and Farms.com Ltd. have formed an alliance to market and develop a new agricultural careers Web site, called www.CareersInAg.com [2].

"The new site will combine both companies' resources to build a leading careers site in agriculture. Farms.com will provide its agcareers technology platform, content and Web site traffic.

"We are excited about this new Doane business and marketing initiative, which will make the new site the best place to recruit or search the largest number of ag job postings," says Joe Dales, vice president of Farms.com Ltd.

Doane Agricultural Services will market www.CareersInAg.com [2] to the U.S. agribusiness sector, directing traffic from its various Web sites, including www.doane.com [3], www.agrimarketing.com [4], cropdecisions.com [5] and agretailer.com [6], plus other partner's sites.

"The www.CareersInAg.com [2] site will provide employers with a tool to find qualified candidates through searchable resume databases, and will provide job seekers numerous, diversified postings in agriculture" according to Dick Stiltz, vice president of Doane and its eSolutions group.