Ag Education

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

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Education | Dec 16, 2019

Successful Project Based Learning Curriculum Using Purple Plow

Marian Handlin, M.Ed. is an AgriScience teacher from Delaware. She writes about how her school successfully implemented Purple Plow Challenges into their STEM curriculum.

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Education | Oct 21, 2019

Find Ag Lit Resources

Looking for the best ag literacy resource for your volunteering event? We put our resources together in one searchable list!

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Education | Sep 26, 2019

Fresh Food and Farm Facts!

We have updated our Food and and Farm Facts book to include updated Ag Census data!

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Education | Sep 23, 2019

Mushrooms 101: Putting the Fun in Fungus!

Did you know that mushrooms are not technically plants, but are fungi? Here's everything you need to know about them!

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Education | Sep 09, 2019

Two New Ag Card Games!

We have two new card games to make learning about agriculture FUN!

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Education | Aug 30, 2019

Grains: Fuel for life!

Did you know that grains are the edible seeds of specific grasses? We as humans get about 48% on average of our calories, or food energy, from grains! Grains also can be used to feed livestock and manufacture cooking oils, fuels, cosmetics and even hand sanitizer. True cereal grains include wheat, oat, rice, corn, barley, sorghum, rye and millet.Grains are annual plants, which means they have only one growing season per year and yield one crop. Let 's talk about a few grains we use every day!

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Education | Aug 26, 2019

National Read a Book Day

National Read a Book Day is September 6th! Read an Accurate Ag Book!

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Education | Jul 22, 2019

Fall 2019 White-Reinhardt Mini-Grants Awarded to Enhance Ag Literacy

Our Fall 2019 White-Reinhardt grant winners have been chosen by our panel of judges.

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Education | Jul 17, 2019

New Book! A Berry Good Project

Thanks to sponsorship from Nichino America, we're pleased to offer a brand new FREE book in the My Little Ag Me series from Feeding Minds Press. Our latest title "A Berry Good Project" is now available to download and print.

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Education | Jun 26, 2019

Aquaculture is Farming

What is Aquaculture? And what does it have to do with farming? Let's find out!

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