The Cultures of Agriculture

Posted: July 17, 2020

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 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, teachers who live or teach in DeKalb County are eligible to receive a $50 stipend. Email rcollins@dekalb for more information.