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FFA: Supporting Agriculture for 85 Years

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With roots firmly planted in agriculture, FFA, formerly known as Future Farmers of America, uses agricultural education to help develop tomorrow’s future leaders. Agriculture is all around us, from the food we eat to the clothes we wear. For the ... read more

New Agricultural Landscape

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Women are leading the way in sustainable and organic agriculture and adopting new roles to further the next generation of farmers.  A recent study conducted by U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA’s) Economic Research Service (ERS) found that the agricultural landscape ... read more

Morrill Act: Ag Education for All

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American author Leo Buscaglia once wrote: “Change is the end result of all true learning.” In post-Civil War America, some of the greatest changes that came through learning were actually precipitated by monumental changes that availed this learning. Credit Vermont Rep. ... read more

Feeding the Gap

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Agriculture’s sustainability depends on human capital as much as it does on natural resources. The challenge to safely and sustainably feed a growing population isn’t a new concept for agriculturists. How to efficiently leverage and protect limited natural resources is ... read more