On The Farm

An In-The-Field Beef Learning Experience

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About the Program

Discover science brought to life by American beef cattle ranchers, researchers, nutritionists and veterinarians. The On the Farm program was designed to equip you with free lessons, activities, online learning tools and enriching professional development events.

Learn About Beef Resources

Discover engaging beef education resources, made possible by funding from the Beef Checkoff! Learn More

2017 On The Farm Events

The program will be offered in three locations starting this spring.

Los Angeles, CA
March 27th — 29th, 2017

* Immediately Prior to National Science Teachers Association National Conference!

Applications close
December 16th, 2016

Boston, MA
April 6th — 8th, 2017

Applications close
December 16th, 2016

Orlando, FL
July 9th — 11th, 2017

* Immediately Prior to National Science Teachers Association STEM Forum & Expo!

Applications close
March 1st, 2017

2016 Event Videos

Overview

STEM Coordinators discover new and relevant ways to show real-world application of STEM to students via agriculture.

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Author Experience

What happens when you bring published authors and illustrators to the farm? Check out the highlights from the 2016 On the Farm experience for authors.

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