Resources

Two New Ag Card Games!

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

The Art & Science of Beekeeping

In the spirit of National Honey Month, we bring you a history of beekeeping as an ancient art and an overview of apiology as an important science for modern life.

Ag Education

Read More

Sep/21/2017

NEW Barn Banners

We've updated our barn banner ordering system & added new banners!

Read More

Jun/26/2017

Food Science Fun Camp

This new children's food science day camp guide contains 10 hands on  activities for one full day of fun! 

Summer Family Fun

Help students discover where their food comes from with these fun educational resources for families, teachers and volunteers! 

Read More

Jul/11/2016

Gardening Life Lessons

Connecting with the earth allowed the students to transport themselves and each other across cultural and language barriers, behavior issues, and stressful home environments. 

Ag Education

Read More

Apr/26/2016

School Gardens: The Why and How

Resources on getting support from your administration for a school garden, how to start a garden, and getting students excited to plant! 

Classroom Ag

Read More

Mar/28/2016

Pillars in Practice an Ag Literacy Tool

In Minnesota, the 4-H Science of Agriculture Challenge is using the Pillars of Ag Literacy to help steer students in the right direction. We interviewed Joshua Rice, assistant Extension professor, about this project.

Read More

Sep/20/2015

Free Lesson Plans! Peanut Activity Cards Promote Math, Social Science Skills

Free downloadable lesson plans for grades 3-5 address math and social science skills while learning about peanuts and agriculture. 

Classroom Ag

Read More

Sep/04/2015

Farm a Month Resource Lets Students “Meet” a Farmer

Where does our food come from? Who grows it?  Farm a Month is 12 hands on lesson plans, 12 letters from real farmers, and 1 whole year of learning about agriculture!

Classroom Ag

Read More

Jul/07/2015

7 Super Easy Ways to Educate About Ag

There are many ways you can educate about agriculture in your area! Here are 7 great ideas.

Read More

Mar/31/2015

Easily Educate about Livestock

New! Learn about livestock banners! 

Read More

Jan/29/2015

What does it mean to be agriculturally literate?

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture sought to answer the question: What does it look like to be agriculturally literate?  The result was "Pillars of Agricultural Literacy."

Read More

Dec/10/2014

Recommended Publications

Natural Resources Ag Mag

American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture

Food Waste Ag Mag

American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture

A Berry Good Project

Rick Henningfeld