Ag Education

Agricultural education teaches students about agriculture, food and natural resources.

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Education | Sep 19, 2022

Harvest Machines!

Fall is harvest time! Let 's explore some machines that make harvest happen.

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Education | Aug 11, 2022

How Does Zucchini Grow?

Zucchini noodles, zucchini fritters or sliced zucchini in a salad – These are all yummy ways to eat the popular vegetable that is in season right now! But wait, IS it a vegetable?

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Education | Mar 28, 2022

Stories Encourage Kids To Grow Their Own Food

Growing food is deliciously rewarding – and it can be a fun challenge. Gardening is an excellent way to explore STEM in your classrooms or backyards.

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Education | Mar 22, 2022

Online Learning with "The Vibrant Variety"

We've created an e-learning module to accompany the My Little Ag Me book "The Vibrant Variety." Read along and learn more!

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Education | Mar 10, 2022

Food and Agriculture Science Experiments

Looking for some fun experiments related to food and agriculture? Need a science fair project? We 've rounded up some of our favorites from across the internet.

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Education | Feb 02, 2022

Foundation for Agriculture Awards Over $25,000 in Ag Literacy Grants, Scholarships

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture is celebrating and uplifting outstanding agricultural literacy programs with a total of $26,000 in scholarships and grants to help educators, volunteers and communities connect agriculture to students ' daily lives.

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Education | Oct 05, 2021

Celebrate Farm to School Month!

October is National Farm to School Month! Farm to School Month connects children and communities with the source of their food and the farmers and ranchers that grow it. In honor of Farm to School month, let 's explore some of our favorite resources that connect young learners to their food!

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Education | Sep 08, 2021

What Questions Do Your Kids Have About Agriculture?

Submit your kids '/students ' questions about food and farming and we will have a REAL farmer or rancher make a video reply.

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Education | Sep 02, 2021

On the Farm STEM 2021 - Tennessee

This year 's On the Farm program brought together teams of high school educators with experts in science education, agricultural science, and beef production to the farmers, ranchers, and agriculture operators of Tennessee.

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Education | Sep 01, 2021

The Barn and its Inhabitants Take Center Stage on Family Farms

Author Michelle Houts writes on her inspiration for the newest accurate ag book from Feeding Minds Press, BARN AT NIGHT which publishes on September 14th.

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