From American Farm Bureau Foundation
You know accurate ag books cover topics related to agriculture, but did you know that some also explore history too?
Why are animals given antibiotics? Will Fett, Executive Director of the Iowa Agricultural Literacy Foundation breaks it down.
"I try to impress upon my students that without ranchers and farmers we would not eat or have jobs in foodservice. I thank farmers and ranchers everyday for allowing me to teach about food and cooking!" Chef Erickson
Our newest Purple Plow Challenge - Farm to Food Truck!
Where does our food come from? Learn about US geography and agriculture with this new app - Ag Across America
Levy Randolph & Tiffany Rogers-Randolph tell us about their careers as videographers and what it takes to get into the field!
Thanks to donations from generous people like you, we were able to teach approximately 12,000 urban youth and their families about agriculture at the USA Science & Engineering Festival in April.
Did you know about this?!
Thank you so much to everyone who supported the Ag Foundation in 2017!
Orange you curious?
We have a plethora of resources to make incorporating ag literacy into your fair display easy!
The White-Reinhardt Mini-Grant Program funds projects that will increase agricultural literacy. Applications are due April 15!
Bringing children accurate knowledge about how their food is grown is the goal of Feeding Minds Press, a new children’s book publishing venture from the American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture.
Seven county Farm Bureaus have received $1,000 mini-grants for ag literacy programs through the White-Reinhardt Fund.
Help students understand all of their ag career options with these resources!
Students are more engaged when they are tasked to help address REAL world issues. The newest Purple Plow STEM challenge asks students to tackle food insecurity in their communities.
Update your fair or event with these colorful and engaging My American Farm banners!
"Practical application of knowledge - I don’t know about you but that sounds like agriculture to me." This year the Foundation is focusing on celebrating Ag Innovations! Read this inspiring speech made by Beverly Flores, North American Media Relations and Communications Manager for John Deere, made at the 2018 Flapjack breakfast.
We are happy to announce our 2018 Book of the Year Winner!
Who says STEM isn't sweet?