Support the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture and enjoy an evening with your friends, colleagues and fellow Farm Bureau members! Join us for the Foundation Night Out at the Grand Ole Opry House on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.
We have some amazing auction items this year! Take a look!
Participate in our live auction to benefit ag literacy!
Did you miss the 2016 AFBF Annual Convention? Here are some of the Foundation's Highlights including more about our Book of the Year winner!
We are all part of the foodie movement, so let's make sure we are engaging the public and telling our story.
McClure: Foundation work key to connecting with future farmers and ranchers
The bell rings and students file in to their desks. Cell phones are turned off (for the most part) and tucked away. Students prepare for a day of learning. The teacher explains to her students that they are going to be learning about where their food comes from, an exciting and thought provoking topic. Then she hands out a copy of “Omnivore’s Dilemma.”
In Minnesota, the 4-H Science of Agriculture Challenge is using the Pillars of Ag Literacy to help steer students in the right direction. We interviewed Joshua Rice, assistant Extension professor, about this project.
Because of you, nearly 2,000 1st through 5th graders in Franklin County, VA, know a lot more about the foods that grow right in their own county.