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2018 On The Farm Educational Events Announced

11/2/2017

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has announced three On The Farm professional development events for educators in 2018. The events are designed for those who work in STEM and health education and have a limited background in agriculture.

2018 Excellence in Teaching Awards

11/1/2017

The Kansas Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture and Kansas Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom are announcing the 2018 Excellence in Teaching regional award winners. This award is given to exemplary teachers who integrate agriculture into their classroom.

Apples4Ed Initiative Launched

11/1/2017

The U.S. Apple Association, the School Nutrition Association and the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture are teaming up for a new initiative called Apples4Ed.

Kansas FCCLA Community Grant Program

10/26/2017

Kansas Farm Bureau and Kansas Family, Career and Community Leaders of America are teaming up to make grants available for projects in communities across Kansas.

Kansas FFA Discussion Meet

7/31/2017

Rules and resources for the 2016-2017 Kansas FFA Discussion Meet.

2017 Fall White-Reinhardt Mini-Grants Awarded to County and State Farm Bureaus

7/11/2017

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has awarded 10 $500 mini-grants to communities across the nation through the White-Reinhardt Fund for Education program. The grants are allocated through county and state Farm Bureaus and are used to create new agricultural literacy projects or expand existing agricultural literacy efforts.

'Our Food Link' Grants Help Farmers and Ranchers Connect with Consumers

6/20/2017

Five Farm Bureaus (two of whom are in Kansas!) were selected from a competitive pool of applicants to each receive a $500 grant from the American Farm Bureau Women’s Leadership Program to help fund “Our Food Link” projects.

Five KS FFA members receive KFB Discussion Meet awards

6/7/2017

The first-ever Kansas FFA Discussion Meet hosted by Kansas Farm Bureau (KFB) concluded during the Kansas FFA State Convention in Manhattan with five FFA members receiving awards.

2017 Be Ag-Wise: Misconceptions of Agriculture

1/10/2017

Registration for the tenth annual Be Ag-Wise workshop, Misconceptions of Agriculture, is now open. Workshops will be held in Wichita on Feb 25, Garden City on March 9, Colby on March 14 and Bonner Springs on March 25th. All workshops run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

2017 On the Farm STEM Events Announced

11/11/2016

The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture has announced three On the Farm STEM professional development events for 2017. The events are designed for those who train or coach STEM teachers.

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