National Gardening Day

Today is #NationalGardeningDay! Celebrate by having students make their own Garden in a Glove! Using plastic gloves, cotton balls and seeds, students will be able to see the germination process and #LearnAboutAg@Home!

We also have a have video of this activity in Spanish!

National Poetry Month

April is #NationalPoetryMonth! Celebrate by having students write an Acrostic Poem describing their favorite agricultural commodity!

Need Inspiration? Check out one of our favorite books, “Lettuce Us Introduce You: Poems about Food” by Laura Purdie Salas for some great examples of poetry centered around the food we eat!

Imagine this… Virtual Ceremonies

As we continue to celebrate #NationalAgriculture Week, we want to recognize our State Winning Imagine this… Student Authors!

Their stories have been illustrated and published in the Imagine this… Stories Inspired by Agriculture book and they will be recognized during virtual ceremonies next week.

We hope you will join us in congratulating and celebrating these students for their achievements!

Supporting Agriculture and Education

Are you looking for a way to support agriculture and education? Make sure to check out our National Agriculture Week Silent Auction!

And, if you haven’t registered yet, register by 12pm today for our National Agriculture Week Gala this coming Friday at 4 PM! There is no cost to register and we look forward to celebrating agriculture with an exciting food and wine pairing! All event information can be found at Special Events (learnaboutag.org)!

Countdown to National Ag Day – CA’s Top 5th Commodity!

Strawberries are California’s 5th top commodity!

As we countdown to #NationalAgDay, learn more about strawberries using our Strawberry Fact and Activity Sheet.

Click to access strawberries.pdf

National Ag Week Gala

What do strawberries, asparagus, lemon and spring lettuce all have in common?

They are all ingredients that Mulvaney’s Chef, Patrick Mulvaney, will use in a culinary demonstration during our National Ag Week Gala. Each recipe is exclusively paired with a bottle of hand-selected wine from Silt Wine Company!

There is no cost to participate virtually in our gala! Register today so you don’t miss this exciting food and wine demonstration!