Agriculture in the Classroom Canada

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Agriculture in the Classroom Program, Ag-Industry Extension and Training Branch, Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development
Agriculture in the Classroom Program, Alberta Agriculture and Forestry
Our vision is to foster awareness and understanding of agriculture so that future citizens will be prepared to make well informed career choices and responsible decisions regarding the industry.

Our Passion

Karen Carle, Agriculture Education Coordinator

Alberta’s industry understands the importance of ag education and supports numerous innovative and engaging programs that connect students with the food system. By working with educators and students, we can share our passion for sustainable food production and the technology and careers that support this exciting industry.

Karen Carle, Agriculture Education Coordinator

Featured Program

School Based Horticulture is a popular ag-related activity in Alberta, as teachers come to see the potential for using horticulture as a vehicle for teaching about making healthy food choices.

For information on this and other programs, visit us at www.agric.gov.ab.ca/ageducation

Alberta students participating in school-based horticulture.