From American Farm Bureau Foundation
For February 8th, 2021
There are a lot of important agriculturists who have made a difference in the world of farming. This week let’s learn about Dr. George Washington Carver!
2021 Book of the Year Author Viola Butler tells us how "Chuck's Ice Cream Wish" came to be!
For February 1, 2021
What's ripe in winter and tastes like summer sunshine? Oranges!
For January 25, 2021
How do we grow some crops year round?
We are proud to announce the two winning teams from the Fall 2020 Waste Not Want Not Challenge!
For January 19, 2021
2021 Book of the Year, Plus Financial Support of the Foundation also Recognized
For January 11, 2021
This week? Wonderful Wheat!
Workshop Scavenger Hunt here!
Check out our newest and featured products from our booth at the AFBF 2021 Convention.
For January 4, 2021
This week we take a look at vegetables!
For December 14, 2020
This week we take a look at some trees!
You've had a lot of turkey...now let's have some beef!
Hint: It takes a lot of love to grow a Christmas tree! We talked to Ben Butler, a Christmas tree farmer from Butler's Orchard to get the scoop on these festive firs and frasers.
For November 30, 2020
What happens when you have leftover scraps like potato peels and banana peels and all those peels? Do they go in the trash? Did you know there is something ELSE you can do?
For November 21, 2020
Turkey Time! This week we are featuring some lessons and activities all about our Thanksgiving favorites.
Ever wonder where your Thanksgiving Day dinner came from? Here is a hint: a farm! Read about how some of the turkey day classics made it to your plate! Includes lesson plans, recommended books, videos and more.
For November 16, 2020
Tis the season for cooking! So let's be sure we are safe. This week we are learning about food safety.
For November 9, 2020
Buzz, buzz! This week let’s look into a popular pollinator: bees.
For November 2, 2020
Healthy eating is important for people of all ages!