Exploring the Diversities of Food and Farming
Thursday, July 30
9 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m.
This FREE 5-hour mini-conference will feature:
• Lessons highlighting the diversities and cultures of agriculture
• Overview of Illinois Ag in the Classroom resources like Ag Mags and grants
• Exploration of ag literacy resources available online
• Presentations from Illinois commodity groups, including the Corn Growers, Beef, Pork Producers, and Midwest Dairy Associations
Sign up at https://bit.ly/3gaWWN8 by Monday, July 27 to receive the conference link.
Credit & stipends
DeKalb County teachers may earn professional development credits (PDCs) by participating in this virtual event.
By participating in at least 6 hours of virtual professional development listed at www.growyoungminds.org, teachers who live or teach in DeKalb County are eligible to receive a $50 stipend. Email rcollins@dekalb farmbureau.org for more information.