Why Ag Ed
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Agricultural Education has a solid track record. More than 70 percent of agriculture's graduating seniors enter postsecondary education.
It serves more and more student high school graduation needs. 78 percent of the departments allow agriculture courses to fulfill high school graduation requirements in academic areas of science, consumer education, math, language arts, and social studies.
An average $1824 in state incentive funding is awarded to local programs to purchase state-of-the-art equipment and curriculum materials. Incentive funding has saved many agricultural programs from extinction as well.
Online curriculum with more than 1200 agricultural lesson plans have been developed and are provided free of charge to