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Agriculture is our past and our future! Agricultural literacy is for tomorrow...
 

CALLING ALL SCHOOL GARDENS!

School Garden Grown Project

Maine fairs are ramping up for in-person events this summer! School gardens can exhibit their produce, create excitement for students, and build awareness, with cash prizes to benefit the garden program! MSGN is in partnership with Maine Agriculture in the Classroom to provide information on this amazing project with your LOCAL fair!


Maine School Garden Day

Session 5
October 2nd, 8:00-9:30 am

Join us the first Saturday of October (October 2), 8-9:30 am for the fifth installment in our series Maine School Garden Days. This session will focus on ways to build awareness and support for your school garden and farm to school programming.


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Educational Grants Program

In 2021 $60K is earmarked for grants in 5 categories! This support of Maine agriculture education in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 12 is a direct result of the Maine Agricultural Specialty License Plate.

 

Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix

The Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix is an online, searchable, and standards-based curriculum map for K-12 teachers and contextualizes national education standards in science, social studies, and nutrition education with relevant instructional resources linked to Common Core Standards.

Ag-Plate

Maine's first ever agricultural specialty license plate!

$10 from the sale of each set of this colorful plate will be transferred to a special fund for agricultural education programs in Maine administered by the Maine Agriculture in the Classroom Council.