: Agricultural workers plant, grade, and sort farm products. Some work as inspectors, ensuring that the nation's food supply is safe. They work with food crops, animals, trees, and plants. They may work indoors or outdoors, in all kinds of working conditions. Many work long, irregular hours in plants and on farms. This is one of the most dangerous jobs in the U.S.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008-09 Edition at http://www.bls.gov/OCO/