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Fourth Graders Learn About Farming At Ag In The Classroom

Posted: Friday, March 4th, 2011 at 6:27 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Shaylon Cochran


Area fourth graders participated in an Ag in the Classroom event today at the Vermeer Campus in Pella.
Students were able to learn about a variety of agriculture topics at stations that gave lessons on things like farm equipment technology, food safety, conservation and animal health.
Corwin Fee, a Farm Bureau representative says it was a great opportunity for the students to learn about farming and the role farming plays in the community and the economy.
Students from Pella, Knoxville, Melcher-Dallas, Twin Cedars and home-schooled students all participated in the day-long event.