15th annual Ag Awareness Day
May 14, 2020
Barry Expo Center
This high quality, hands on field trip provides education about agriculture and food production to over 500 Barry County third grade students from five school districts. Over 50 qualified volunteer agricultural representatives and presenters donate their time in segmented repeated hands-on experiential workshops, which include topics on animal health, agronomy, dairy robotics, farm equipment and more. All lessons presented are in accordance with the Michigan Curriculum Framework Standards and Benchmarks.
This program is a partnership between Barry County Farm Bureau, Hastings Area Schools, Barry County Agricultural Society, Hastings FFA, Barry County MSU Extension and the Barry County MSUE 4-H program.
Volunteer or contribute by contacting the county Farm Bureau (269) 945-3443 or [email protected]