From American Farm Bureau Foundation
We had a great time at the 2020 American Farm Bureau Annual Convention! Here are some highlights from our time in Austin, TX!
Spring 2020 Purple Plow Challenge Announced!
Learn about what the 2019 Fall Purple Plow Challenge Winners projects were!
The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has recognized the winning teams in the fall 2019 Purple Plow Challenge, Growing Green.
Marian Handlin, M.Ed. is an AgriScience teacher from Delaware. She writes about how her school successfully implemented Purple Plow Challenges into their STEM curriculum.
Ends Nov 22nd!
Looking for the best ag literacy resource for your volunteering event? We put our resources together in one searchable list!
We have updated our Food and and Farm Facts book to include updated Ag Census data!
Did you know that mushrooms are not technically plants, but are fungi?
Here's everything you need to know about them!
We have two new card games to make learning about agriculture FUN!
Did you know that grains are the edible seeds of specific grasses? We as humans get about 48% on average of our calories, or food energy, from grains! Grains also can be used to feed livestock and manufacture cooking oils, fuels, cosmetics and even hand sanitizer.
True cereal grains include wheat, oat, rice, corn, barley, sorghum, rye and millet.Grains are annual plants, which means they have only one growing season per year and yield one crop.
Let’s talk about a few grains we use every day!
National Read a Book Day is September 6th! Read an Accurate Ag Book!
Our Fall 2019 White-Reinhardt grant winners have been chosen by our panel of judges.
Thanks to sponsorship from Nichino America, we're pleased to offer a brand new FREE book in the My Little Ag Me series from Feeding Minds Press. Our latest title "A Berry Good Project" is now available to download and print.
One of our 2019 White-Reinhardt Scholarship winners shares her experience at the National Ag in the Classroom Conference!
What foods make you think of the 4th? Do you know where they come from? Can you guess 3 fruits that are actually berries?
What is Aquaculture? And what does it have to do with farming? Let's find out!
We interviewed Ryan Brewster, General Manager of Food & Beverage at the Kimpton Hotel Palomar in Washington DC to learn more about food waste technologies.
The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has recognized the winning teams in the spring 2019 Purple Plow Challenge, Protect the Pollinators.
In honor of National Dairy Month we learn more about 5 DAIRY good products!