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Extension Activities

  • Contact your local farmers' market, Community Supported Agriculture, or Slow Foods organization and volunteer to spend a day working at the market or distribution site.
  • Growing a School Garden Business http://www.kidsgardening.com/ themes/business1.asp
  • Explore heirloom varieties of crops. The Southern Exposure Seed Exchange http://www.southernexposure.com
  • To further explore agriculture careers, in addition to inviting a guest speaker to your classroom, create a bulletin board highlighting different agriculture careers and or ask students to write a brochure on an agricultural career that interests them.