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How Maple Syrup is Made

Eugenie Doyle, straight from Vermont, tells us how sap turns into syrup!

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Career Spotlight! Virginia Poultry Farmer

We interviewed Lauren Arbogast, a Virginian Farmer to celebrate National Poultry Day. 

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Cereal: Farm to Spoon

Cereal is the quintessential American breakfast! Nothing like cornflakes, Wheaties, or cinnamon oat squares quite reminds us of Saturday morning cartoons, rushing to school, or midnight snacks. But where do we get cereal? Where does cereal start?

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March is National Peanut Month!

Here are some peanut-y resources! 

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White-Reinhardt Educator Scholarships Recognize and Promote Agricultural Literacy

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has recognized 15 educators – teachers and classroom volunteers – for their exceptional efforts to encourage agricultural literacy. 

Spring 2019 White-Reinhardt Mini-Grants Awarded to County Farm Bureaus to Expand Ag Literacy

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has awarded more than $9,000 in mini-grants to communities across the nation through the White-Reinhardt Fund for Education program. The grants are allocated through county Farm Bureaus and are used to create new agricultural literacy projects or expand existing agricultural literacy efforts.

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Right This Very Minute: A table-to-farm book about food and farming

The first title from Feeding Minds Press, "Right This Very Minute" by Lisl H. Detlefsen will be available to purchase February 5th. 

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STEM Challenge: Protect the Pollinators

What can we do to sustain or improve pollinator well-being?

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4 Ways Farmers Steward the Land

Farmers work hard to keep the land and soil healthy! 

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Fun with the Foundation

Get a glimpse at our events at the 2019 AFBF Annual Convention and IDEAg tradeshow 

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Let’s Talk Turkey

There’s more to the American Turkey than dark and white meat!

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What’s Wrong With Old MacDonald?

Misconceptions of Agriculture in Children’s Books 

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Ten things that didn’t make you think “farm” until now

You may think about cows or veggies when you hear the word "farm." Let's explore 10 things that you may be surprised to learn started on a farm! 

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Why I Use Food and Farm Facts

JoHanna Symons of Symons Beef Company hosts tours on her farm. She loves to use Food and Farm Facts to connect consumers to information about where their food comes from. 

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Food and Farm Facts Jr

Questions about agriculture are not always easy to answer, luckily we can help! The new Food and Farm Facts Junior edition takes questions many children have and provides a simple way of understanding farming practices! 

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Thanks for Participating in #ReadAgBooks18!

National Read a Book Day was on September 6 and all across the country people read accurate ag books!

Free Print Ag Books

Just download and print! Best for grades 4-5th. 

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