Across Kentucky – May 19, 2015

The Ky Ag and Environment in the Classroom group is now developing new educational materials for the classroom to assist teachers in developing lesson plans that use ag themes on a variety of subjects. The group’s Jennifer Elwell discusses that effort and the addition of a new mobile science center to be...

Excellence in Ag Literacy award nominations sought

Louisville, KY (May 28, 2014) – Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) is searching across the state for 2014 Excellence in Ag Literacy Award nominees. The award, presented annually by KFB during its annual meeting, was established to recognize and reward teachers who excel in their efforts to incorporate agricultural...

Deadline approaching for Excellence in Ag Literacy Award nominations

Louisville, KY (October 21, 2013) – The deadline to nominate Kentucky teachers for the 2013 Excellence in Ag Literacy Award is now less than two weeks away. The award, bestowed annually by Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) during its annual meeting, was established to recognize and reward teachers who excel in...

Across Kentucky – September 6, 2013

The Kentucky Ag Department has just completed a major upgrade of its two ‘mobile science activity center,’ which it makes available to the state’s teachers to help explain the importance of agriculture in the day to day lives of students and their families. State Ag Commissioner, James Comer, is...

Excellence in Ag Literacy Award nominations sought

Louisville, KY (May 18, 2012) – Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) is searching across the state for 2012 Excellence in Ag Literacy Award nominees. The award, bestowed annually by KFB during its annual meeting, was established to recognize and reward teachers who excel in their efforts to incorporate agricultural...

Making the grade: Kentucky Farm Bureau offers four FREE Professional Development Workshops for educators

Louisville, KY (May 17, 2012) – Although the school year is rapidly coming to a close, the hard work that teachers put into classroom preparation and improving their instructional techniques continues on through the summer. To aid those efforts, Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) invites educators from across the...