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Agriculture + Lifestyle. Discover the people, places and impact of ag in our great state.

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Burning Calories in the Garden
06/04/2020

Burning Calories in the Garden

The hot weather is here and most of us are trying to stay inside where the air conditioner is keeping us cool. But regardless of the heat, we all need to get up and get moving outside! Learn how you can burn calories while gardening.

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, DIY, Gardening

Ag-Tivities with Lauren: 'Wonderful Worms'
05/22/2020

Ag-Tivities with Lauren: 'Wonderful Worms'

This lesson is all about worms, and you may be surprised by what you learn!

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Education

Ag-Tivities with Lauren: Little Red Overalls
04/28/2020

Ag-Tivities with Lauren: Little Red Overalls

Are you read for a berry good time?

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Education

Ag-Tivities with Lauren: Earth Day
04/22/2020

Ag-Tivities with Lauren: Earth Day

Celebrate Earth Day with Georgia Farm Bureau

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Education

Ag-Tivities with Lauren: And Then It’s Spring!
04/15/2020

Ag-Tivities with Lauren: And Then It’s Spring!

This week's Ag-Tivities with Lauren features

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Education

Ag-Tivities With Lauren: Celebrating Easter
04/07/2020

Ag-Tivities With Lauren: Celebrating Easter

Celebrate Easter with us with these fun ag learning activities

Posted in Ag in the Classroom

At-Home Ag Education Resources for Kids and Parents
03/23/2020

At-Home Ag Education Resources for Kids and Parents

Get outdoors with your kids. Learn about how the world works.  Agriculture offers a fun framework for learning about science, math, history and more.

Posted in Ag in the Classroom

Grow Your Own Pizza Garden
03/20/2020

Grow Your Own Pizza Garden

Introduce kids to the magic of growing their own food with a pizza garden

Posted in Ag in the Classroom

Celebrate Georgia Ag Week With Us
03/20/2020

Celebrate Georgia Ag Week With Us

The team at Georgia Farm Bureau is excited about Georgia’s first all-virtual Georgia Ag Week. Join in on the fun from home!

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Agriculture, Certified Farm Markets, Education

Promoting agriculture through education
03/05/2020

Promoting agriculture through education

According to Heather Cabe, “The future of our livelihood depends on us telling our story.”

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Farm Bureau

Get pump-kined about fall reading!
10/09/2019

Get pump-kined about fall reading!

It's officially fall which means along with cooler temps and crunchy leaves comes all things pumpkins! Pumpkin patches, pumpkin carving, roasting seeds and of course reading!

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Agriculture, Education

Fall for reading this September
09/16/2019

Fall for reading this September

The seasons are a changing and apples are ripe for the picking! Check out our September reading list to learn about these crisp and crunchy beauties.

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Agriculture, Education

Grow Your Summer Reading List!
05/15/2019

Grow Your Summer Reading List!

We're right on the brink of summer which means the school year is about to come to a close! Whether your summer is filled with craft projects, going to camp, or trips to the beach—make time for reading and learning about agriculture!

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Agriculture, Education

Growing My Community
03/11/2019

Growing My Community

Meet Chy Kellogg, Cobb County Volunteer. Discover how Chy's local Farm Bureau inspired her to get involved with agriculture

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Agriculture, Certified Farm Markets, Education, Farm Bureau, Lifestyle, Member Benefits

A Few Ag Books We Love
02/07/2019

A Few Ag Books We Love

Just as love is all around, so it agriculture! The best way to show your love is to give the gift of reading!

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Agriculture, Education

Cure the Winter Blues with Story Time!
01/25/2019

Cure the Winter Blues with Story Time!

There's no better cure to the winter blues than reading and story time! Introducing agriculture during this time of year will remind your children and students what the promise of spring holds.

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Agriculture, Education, Lifestyle

Give the Gift of Reading!
12/13/2018

Give the Gift of Reading!

With Christmas right around the corner, choose to give the gift of reading this year! Ag in the Classroom Coordinator, Lauren Goble, has compiled a list of agriculture based Christmas books that help children learn while celebrating the holiday!

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Agriculture, Education, Lifestyle

Ag in the Classroom - 4 Simple Ways You Can Thank a Farmer this November!
11/08/2018

Ag in the Classroom - 4 Simple Ways You Can Thank a Farmer this November!

The purpose of the Ag in the Classroom is to increase agricultural literacy among children and the general public. This November let’s tell our farmers “thank you” for providing us with the food, fiber and timber we depend on daily.

Posted in Ag in the Classroom, Education