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    Tampa STEM Elementary Teacher Wins National Award

    Christine Danger, a STEM coordinator at a K-8 school in Tampa, has won the National Excellence in Teaching about Agriculture Award for 2015 from the National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization (NAITCO) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Danger, Florida Agriculture in the Classroom

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    School Garden Summer Workshop Registration Now Open

    Florida Agriculture in the Classroom is holding a summer workshop.  This year’s workshop will be a School Garden Workshop and will feature the Gardening for Nutrition book. It will be held June 11th and 12th in Apopka, FL at the Mid-Florida Research and Education Center. Thursday teachers will spend

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    Registration Now Open for Agriculture Literacy Day

    The 12th annual Florida Agriculture Literacy Day is scheduled for Tuesday April 21, 2015, and a new non-fiction children’s book developed for it will highlight Florida’s livestock and poultry industries.  The book, the title of which is ‘Drive Through Florida: Livestock and Poultry,’ features an

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    2015 Volunteer Grant Applications Now Available

    ORGANIZATIONS SEEKING FUNDING FOR PROJECTS THAT EDUCATE STUDENTS ABOUT THE SOURCE OF THEIR FOOD, FIBER, FOREST, FLOWERS AND FUEL ARE IN LUCK. FLORIDA AGRICULTURE IN THE CLASSROOM IS OFFERING 2015 VOLUNTEER GRANTS TO PAY FOR AGRICULTURE-RELATED PROJECTS THAT REACH STUDENTS IN PRE-KINDERGARTEN THROUGH 12TH GRADE.

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    Farm to School Harvest of the Month

    Florida’s Farm to School Harvest of the Month (HOM) is an educational program that highlights a different Florida-grown product each month. HOM cultivates a healthy food and farm connection by increasing students’ exposure to seasonal foods while also supporting local farmers. At the beginning of

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    Winter Teacher Workshop & Farm Tour

    Learn how to teach seed germination and extract DNA from strawberries, and then visit berry farms at the next ‘Sprouting Success in Your Classroom’ Teacher Workshop and Farm Tour Friday Feb. 6 at the Hillsborough County Extension Office in Seffner near Tampa. K-12 general education

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