Ag Education

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

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Education | Aug 11, 2021

What Foods Grow in the Summer?

Farmers work year-round to get food on our table, but here we explore some popular fruits and veggies that are in season in the summer!

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Education | Jul 14, 2021

2021 Christina Sue Lilja Resource Grant Winners

With nearly 600 applicants, 51 educators were randomly selected to receive $100 credits to the Farm Bureau store, thanks to the contributions from the CSL Foundation and another generous donor.

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Education | Jun 07, 2021

Kids Ask, Farmer Says

We are excited to announce that we have launched a limited-series podcast, "Farmer Says." In this series, real kids ask their questions about farming and get answers from real farmers!

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Education | May 26, 2021

Foundation for Agriculture Awards $9,500 in Grants to Elevate Ag Literacy

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has awarded $9,500 in grants to 10 communities that are creating new and exciting ways to help learners of all ages understand agriculture and the important role it plays in their lives.

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Education | Apr 13, 2021

A Slightly Different Way to Look at Impact

Executive Director Daniel Meloy shares how the Foundation provides tools and resources for educators to be better equipped in this blog post.

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Education | Apr 08, 2021

Free Online Dairy Resource

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Education | Mar 10, 2021

Reading Books Online

You can read books aloud virtually! You just need to follow some rules.

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Education | Mar 03, 2021

Celebrating Women In Agriculture

March 8th is International Women 's Day! We thought it would be a great time to highlight some of agriculture 's female trailblazers.

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Education | Jan 21, 2021

Fall 2020 Waste Not Want Not Purple Plow Winners

We are proud to announce the two winning teams from the Fall 2020 Waste Not Want Not Challenge!

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Education | Dec 01, 2020

How Do Christmas Trees Grow?

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.

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