#NDSUintern Spotlight Blog

Intern: Carter Graham

Major: Agribusiness

Company: Crystal Valley Coopertive

Location of Internship: Nicollet, Minnesota

Internship Title: Agronomy Sales Intern

  • Why did you choose the company that you work for?
    • Great location to home and is a great company to work for in the area.
  • What were some of the requirements for your internship?
    • There isn’t really any requirements for this internship, just need to have the desire to want to work.
  • What is your favorite part about your internship experience?
    • The interactions with the different farmers in the area and learning all the different aspects of the coop.
  • What is the most challenging part of your internship? How have you overcome these obstacles? 
    • Learning all the different modes of actions with all the different pesticides. I over came these by just reading the labels and various training’s we have throughout the summer.
  • How did you find your internship?
    • Through an NDSU Career Fair
  • Why was it beneficial for you to register your internship for credit through the Internship Program?
    • I feel that it was beneficial to register for credits on this internship because it is my first one.
  • What advice would you give a student who is in the process of applying to an internship?
    • Look into the various companies that give you interest. You want to be able to enjoy coming to work everyday and learning something new.


By Rachel Grace
Rachel Grace