From its heralded Young Farmer program to a robust slate of hands-on efforts such as Project R.E.D. to the wildly popular Farm Science Lab, Michigan Farm Bureau’s Agriculture Education & Leadership arm is focused firmly on the future of Michigan agriculture.
The goal of MFB’s Agriculture Education & Leadership division is simple and focused: Educate, promote and inspire future generations of Michigan residents. To accomplish this mission, Michigan Farm Bureau has numerous programs and initiatives within our Promotion and Education area including:
July 30, 2020
The annual spring #SpeakAgMichigan program organized by Breckenridge FFA rotates elementary students through 12 stations highlighting the various agriscience programs areas.
June 30, 2020
Your state-level Promotion & Education committee looks forward to the resumtion of normalcy with plans for state annual, county activities and next year's Growing Together conference.
A recent Harbor Springs graduate starts his formal welding training this fall thanks in part to the Emmet Co. Farm Bureau.
April 27, 2020
AFBF is sponsoring an informational webinar for members interested in learning about writing and publishing accurate ag picture books for children.
April 7, 2020
If that global pandemic has sidelined your usual ag-education efforts, here’s a healthy dose of resources for Promotion & Education volunteers itching to stay engaged in farm-friendly outreach.