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A-Mazing Ag Literacy efforts

Ag literacy efforts don’t always just take place in the classroom. Read about how Etsch Farms does their part to educate their community about agriculture.

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Mar/21/2017

Journey 2050: a game to teach food sustainability

A question that often plagues the ag community is “How will we sustainably feed 9 billion people by the year 2050?” Journey 2050 aims to address this question by allowing students to experience agriculture in a whole new way! 

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Mar/21/2017

Celebrating Volunteers - GA Ag in the Classroom

We love to celebrate volunteer efforts to educate about agriculture! 

Classroom Ag

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Mar/13/2017

Where does soup come from?

When it starts to get chilly out and you come in from the cold, nothing hits the spot quite like soup. While we can go pick up a can of soup from our local grocery store, that’s not where it started! 

Ag Education

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Mar/01/2017

How can agricultural drones help farmers make decisions?

Dr. Lav Khot at Washington State University is showing that we’ve only scratched the surface of what this relatively new technology can do for agriculture.

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Mar/01/2017

Help Students Discover Ag Careers!

Ever wonder what careers are in agriculture besides "farmer or rancher?" The answers may surprise you!

Classroom Ag

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Feb/15/2017

Ag Foundation Turns 50!

2017 marks 50 years for the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture! 

Ag Education

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Feb/02/2017
photo by Sara Bray

What do Farmers and Ranchers do in the Winter?

Have you ever wondered what ranchers do during the winter months? Here is one story! 

Ag Education

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Jan/24/2017

Book of the Year Author Eugenie Doyle

"I believe that the true bridge between farmers and non-farmers is storytelling."

Farm Books

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Jan/18/2017

H2Grow Maker Space Challenge

The first Purple Plow Challenge begins!

Ag Education

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Jan/04/2017

The Purple Plow Challenge

The purple what?

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Dec/16/2016

A Letter from President Zippy Duvall

"I hope you will look “close to home” and think about how important agriculture and agricultural literacy are to the future of our nation and our industry."

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Dec/14/2016

Have Fun at the 2017 Flapjack Breakfast!

See James Beard Award winning chef, Vivian Howard, speak to the crowd at Flapjacks with the Foundation on Sunday of the AFBF Annual Convention

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Dec/12/2016

Preview our Awesome Live Auction Items!

We have some amazing auction items this year! Take a look!

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Dec/01/2016

How Do Christmas Trees Grow?

Hint: It takes a lot of love to grow a Christmas tree! We talked to Ben Butler, a Christmas tree farmer from Butler's Orchard to get the scoop on these festive firs and frasers. 

Ag Education

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Nov/30/2016

YOUR donations mean the world to us

Your donations help bring agriculture into classrooms across the country!

Ag Education

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Nov/30/2016

2017 Foundation Night Out Event

Do not miss the Foundation's Night Out Event! See The Texas Tenors, Miss America and MORE!

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Nov/30/2016

2017 Online Auction to Benefit Ag Literacy

Participate in our live auction to benefit ag literacy! 

Celebrating Volunteers: The Schramms

We love hearing about your ag literacy efforts all across the country!

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Nov/16/2016

YOUR donations make a difference

We are so grateful for all of the generous donations we get from people like YOU!

 

One special project your donations help fund is the White-Reinhardt mini-grant program. The White-Reinhardt Fund funds projects that will increase agricultural literacy for students in grades K-12. 

Ag Education

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Nov/15/2016

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