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Farm Bureau Foundation and Ford Rev Up Ag Education

New educator grants available from Ford and Ag Foundation! 

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Aug/04/2020

White-Reinhardt Resource Grant Recipients Chosen

We are excited to announce that the first round of White-Reinhardt Resource Grant winners have been chosen!

Fall 2020 White-Reinhardt Classroom & Community Grants Awarded

We have awarded nearly $10,000 in grants to 10 communites across the nation through the White-Reinhardt Fund for Education program.

New Printable Book from Feeding Minds Press

Feeding Minds Press has released its newest free printable book "The Prized Pumpkin," a part of the My Little Ag Me series!

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Jul/16/2020

‘Right This Very Minute’ Receives Children’s Literature Award

Feeding Minds Press title “Right This Very Minute” by Lisl H. Detlefsen and illustrated by Renee Kurilla took home the 2020 Growing Good Kids - Excellence in Children’s Literature Award this week.

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Jul/10/2020

Scintillating Summer Science Experiments

Looking for some fun science activities to do with your kids this summer? We’ve rounded up some of our favorites.

Illinois Farm Bureau Supports Ag Literacy

Learn more about the Foundation's Apex Award!

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Jun/18/2020

June is Dairy Month!

In honor of National Dairy Month we learn more about 5 DAIRY good products! 

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Jun/08/2020

Free At Home Educational Activities About Agriculture: Week 10

We hope you’ve enjoyed the at-home activities over the past couple of months! With the school year winding down, this will be our last installment of “Free At Home Educational Activities about Agriculture.” Keep an eye out for some more fun stuff we will be sharing throughout the summer.

Free At Home Educational Activities About Agriculture: Week 9

Water is everywhere! Dive into these at-home educational activities that explore the wonderful world of water.

Free At Home Educational Activities About Agriculture: Week 8

Soil is the focus of this week’s at home activities; grab a shovel and dig into these lessons!

Free At Home Educational Activities About Agriculture: Week 7

We all know that plants like fruits and veggies are a big part of nutritious diet, but did you know we eat stems, leaves and roots of plants, too? Let’s learn more!

Free At Home Educational Activities About Agriculture: Week 6

This is our 6th week of at home activities and it is time to get growing!

Free At Home Educational Activities About Agriculture: Week 5

Let’s build it up! This week’s activities are all about building and innovation.

Free At Home Educational Activities About Agriculture: Week 4

This week we are exploring activities that cover nutrition and cooking—yum!

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Apr/17/2020

Free At Home Educational Activities About Agriculture: Week 3

This week’s at home educational activities are all about pollinators!

Where does sugar come from?

Cookies, candy and ice cream are all yummy, sweet treats! What makes these treats so sweet? Well, sweetener of course! 

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Apr/06/2020

6 Spectacular Spring Science Experiments

Looking for ways to keep the kids entertained this spring? Check out these fun AND educational experiments that bring science to life.

Free At Home Educational Activities About Agriculture: Week 2

We're back this week with some more free educational activities parents can do at home! This week we are focusing on fruit.

Insights from an Informal Educator on the NGSS Journey – Part 2: The Process

This is the second in a series of blog posts by Seth Derner, educational consultant for the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture. Derner will document the experience of learning how to develop science curriculum materials that meet standards for earning an NGSS Design Badge.

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Mar/31/2020

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