Since 1969, AGRI-associates has been serving the agribusiness industry in locating, screening and recruiting the best-suited people for key positions.    We have offices throughout the U.S. and five offices overseas.  The manager of every AGRI-associates office has extensive agribusiness experience, enabling us to better understand the attributes that are important for a specific position.    This experience also enables us to evaluate prospective candidates' qualifications and experience relative to career positions.


AGRI-associates serves all segments of agribusiness and agriculture from large multi-national corporations to successful smaller companies.  These client-companies include firms involved in poultry, meat, food, grain and commodities, feed, food processing equipment, farm and livestock equipment, feed additives and animal health products, seeds, chemicals, fertilizers, and farm and ranch operations. 

We recruit for all levels of salaried positions from C.E.O. to management trainee and for all functions including processing (plant managers, supervisors, etc.), sales and sales management, engineering, accounting, maintenance, technical service, human resources, R&D, field operations, traffic/distribution, merchandising/trading, etc. 

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                     Michael T. Deal                  mike.jpg (36397 bytes)

Mike joined AGRI-associates in 1979 as manager of the Atlanta, Georgia office when it was established.  He grew up in a family-owned feed and farm supply firm which included a commercial egg operation.   Upon graduation from the University of Georgia with a degree in marketing,  Mike returned to the family business for several years.  He  later worked in sales with a major domestic feed manufacturer and in international sales with a poultry products firm before joining AGRI-associates.

As a member of various industry  and fraternal associations, Mike has  written and published articles on agribusiness and career search as well as taking part in convention and seminar programs.  He  and his wife,    Debbie, attend many of the trade shows, banquets, and industry gatherings each year.

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Contact Information
Mike Deal

Telephone                                      FAX      
770-475-2201                          770-475-1136

Postal address
5665 Hwy. 9, Suite 103-311

Alpharetta, Georgia 30004-3932