Members of the Ontario Institute of Agrologists (OIA) are accredited and regulated professionals who work only within their scope of practice or area of specialty. The profession of Agrology throughout Canada encompasses a broad spectrum of competencies, qualifications and attributes to serve the public interest. The following list outlines the many scopes of practice where professional Agrology practitioners work in Ontario.


Seven Scopes of Practice in Agrology:

  • Animal Science
  • Plant Science
  • Soil Science
  • Agri-Food & Nutrition
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Agriculture Environment & Ecology
  • Agri-Business, Communications, Economics, Finance & Services