Agriculture Online - Education http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education Agricultural education, news, feature and events. Find the latest information on a range of agricultural education topics, including FFA, 4-H, continuing education, college scholarships and more. Find out what other farmers and aspiring agriculturalists are doing to further their education. en-us Copyright Successful Farming Sunday Apr 20 02:40:08 EDT 2014 Agriculture.com http://www.agriculture.com/images/ag-logo-150x30.gif http://www.agriculture.com 150 30 http://www.agriculture.com/rss 30 Cook This! http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/4h/cook-this_361-ar42389 Culinary challenge invites sharp 4-H’ers to bring their A-game. Sunday Mar 16 22:44:56 EDT 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/4h/cook-this_361-ar42389 Redefining “Local” Foods http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/redefining-local-foods_359-ar36256 Monday Dec 16 07:26:55 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/redefining-local-foods_359-ar36256 Convention & country star ignite FFA http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ffa/convention-country-star-ignite-ffa_360-ar34830 Welcome to National FFA Convention week! Convention is returning to Louisville, Kentucky this year after spending 6 years in Indianapolis, Indiana – the same city where the National FFA Headquarters is located. Monday Oct 28 16:09:47 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ffa/convention-country-star-ignite-ffa_360-ar34830 Shiva Malhotra http://www.agriculture.com/media-center/photos/farm-family/shiva-malhotra_359-34687 http://shivamalhotra.com Monday Oct 21 12:43:23 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/media-center/photos/farm-family/shiva-malhotra_359-34687 Reap the harvest http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/reap-harvest_359-ar33735 Rural communities need to help a new crop of kids gain a foothold on the rungs of the economic ladder. Tuesday Sep 10 12:02:44 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/reap-harvest_359-ar33735 AMEN IMMIGRATION AND GROUPS http://www.agriculture.com/media-center/photos/farm-family/amen-immigration-groups_359-31848 AMEN Wednesday Jun 05 11:08:46 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/media-center/photos/farm-family/amen-immigration-groups_359-31848 Keep the Ball Rolling http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/continuing-education/keep-ball-rolling_363-ar31668 Don't let estate planning fall through the cracks. Tuesday May 21 13:03:06 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/continuing-education/keep-ball-rolling_363-ar31668 Women Break the Mold http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/continuing-education/women-break-mold_363-ar30977 New efforts are under way to unleash 50% of human potential and talent into fields of opportunity. Sunday Apr 14 22:01:55 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/continuing-education/women-break-mold_363-ar30977 Recruited to Ag's Front Line http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/recruited-to-ags-front-line_359-ar30976 Women win over consumers, striking up one-on-one conversations and waging a social media offensive. Sunday Apr 14 21:56:09 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/recruited-to-ags-front-line_359-ar30976 Bookin’ it http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/bookin-it_359-ar29667 The bookmobile is a vehicle designed to download books to our doorsteps. Tuesday Feb 12 12:12:43 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/bookin-it_359-ar29667 Apply now for beef scholarships http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/scholarships/apply-now-f-beef-scholarships_362-ar27289 CAB’s Colvin Fund offers $20,000 in education help. Monday Nov 05 10:37:31 EST 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/scholarships/apply-now-f-beef-scholarships_362-ar27289 Education first for young farmers? http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/education-first-f-young-farmers_359-ar23346 This beginner wonders if he should leave college to start farming. Thursday Apr 05 12:21:46 EDT 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/education-first-f-young-farmers_359-ar23346 Calling all New Century Farmers http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ffa/calling-all-new-century-farmers_360-ar22724 The National FFA Organization is now accepting applications for its 2012 New Century Farmer conference. Tuesday Mar 06 16:11:58 EST 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ffa/calling-all-new-century-farmers_360-ar22724 1st Course Whets Appetites http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/4h/1st-course-whets-appetites_361-ar22663 Culinary Cookshop emphasizes kitchen basics as trends favor slow food and healthier eating habits. Monday Mar 05 13:40:51 EST 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/4h/1st-course-whets-appetites_361-ar22663 Plug the rural brain drain http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/plug-rural-brain-drain_359-ar22294 Rural residents read, discuss, and develop strategies to invest in youth. Thursday Feb 16 15:59:07 EST 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/plug-rural-brain-drain_359-ar22294 Annie's Project expands estate, transitions help http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/continuing-education/nies-project-exps-estate-trsitions-help_363-ar21597 Thursday Jan 12 15:42:14 EST 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/continuing-education/nies-project-exps-estate-trsitions-help_363-ar21597 Youth make the case for ag http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ffa/youth-make-case-f-ag_360-ar18812 Opportunities to advocate and educate range from classrooms to marathons, civic groups, and Facebook. Tuesday Aug 30 16:07:05 EDT 2011 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ffa/youth-make-case-f-ag_360-ar18812 Teachers: The apples of this pupil's eye http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/teachers-apples-of-this-pupils-eye_359-ar17950 If there's an A+ teacher in your past, take time to let him or her know. Thursday Jul 28 14:43:53 EDT 2011 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/teachers-apples-of-this-pupils-eye_359-ar17950 Ask me, I'm a farmer http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ask-me-im-a-farmer_359-ar17913 A Michigan county Farm Bureau committee has a fun and informative event that puts a face on the farmer. Wednesday Jul 27 12:18:10 EDT 2011 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ask-me-im-a-farmer_359-ar17913 Fair and sunny http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/fair-sunny_359-ar16706 State fairs use upbeat ways to educate. Monday May 23 12:52:05 EDT 2011 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/fair-sunny_359-ar16706 What's for lunch? http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/whats-f-lunch_359-ar16041 Schools across the U.S. explore a new menu of initiatives to allow kids a do-over on food and drink choices. Friday Apr 15 09:34:59 EDT 2011 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/whats-f-lunch_359-ar16041 Annie's Project Hits Its Stride http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/continuing-education/nies-project-hits-its-stride_363-ar15370 The six-week workshops offer a comfortable and informative atmosphere that helps women build risk-management skills. Tuesday Mar 15 11:56:54 EDT 2011 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/continuing-education/nies-project-hits-its-stride_363-ar15370 Talk about food issues http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/talk-about-food-issues_359-ar14656 Don’t hesitate to take your seat at the head of the table. Monday Feb 14 12:12:26 EST 2011 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/talk-about-food-issues_359-ar14656 Cultivate and educate http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/cultivate-educate_359-ar13788 New Century Farmer program helps students prepare for future. Wednesday Jan 12 11:13:52 EST 2011 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/cultivate-educate_359-ar13788 Young hands grow global green thumbs http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/young-hs-grow-global-green-thumbs_359-ar13765 Project links farmers, consumers, churches, and ag business. Tuesday Jan 11 16:06:08 EST 2011 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/young-hs-grow-global-green-thumbs_359-ar13765 Consider a gift of grain to 4-H http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/4h/consider-a-gift-of-grain-to-4h_361-ar13291 In the midst of budget cuts, farmers can help 4-H youth programs thrive through this transition by giving a portion of their crops. Friday Dec 17 09:07:25 EST 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/4h/consider-a-gift-of-grain-to-4h_361-ar13291 A growing experience http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/a-growing-experience_359-ar13284 Service projects help tweens realize it's not "all about me." Thursday Dec 16 21:55:04 EST 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/a-growing-experience_359-ar13284 City kids learn real ag http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/city-kids-learn-real-ag_359-ar13232 All of ag benefits when land grants recruit urban students. Wednesday Dec 15 14:48:29 EST 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/city-kids-learn-real-ag_359-ar13232 Across the Editor's Desk: Ag's my bag! http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ffa/across-edits-desk-ags-my-bag_360-ar13230 FFA membership grows to record numbers. Wednesday Dec 15 14:43:20 EST 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ffa/across-edits-desk-ags-my-bag_360-ar13230 Changing Faces In Agriculture http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ffa/chging-faces-in-agriculture_360-ar11450 The agriculture industry offers an array of opportunities today. Role models and mentors can help to nurture this growth. Thursday Oct 14 13:04:19 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/family/agricultural-education/ffa/chging-faces-in-agriculture_360-ar11450