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WFBF Awards Matching Grants to Ag Literacy Projects
Wisconsin Ag Connection - 04/19/2017

The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Foundation awarded another 26 matching grants totaling nearly $12,000 to Wisconsin schools and organizations to use for agricultural literacy lessons and activities. The grants, which are being channeled through the WFBF's Ag in the Classroom program, provide funding for a variety of activities that help students and the public learn about agriculture.

The matching grant activities are:

** Outagamie County Farm Bureau and Dairy Promotion: Adventures in Dairyland - $500

** Sun Prairie High School Agricultural Education: Morel Spawning - $500

** D.C. Everest 4K and St. John Lutheran School: Young Farmers - $500

** Roche a Cri School: Inquiry STEM Garden - $500

** School District of Manawa: MES Garden Project - $500

** Merrimac Community Charter School: Barnyard and Indoor Gardens - $400

** Mequon Nature Preserve, Inc.: Three Sisters Urban Ag Vegetable Garden - $500

** River Ridge FFA: One STEM at a Time - $500

** Luck School: Ann Goldbach Garden (Harvest Garden) - $500

** Ashland FFA at Ashland High School: K-3 Fall Fest – A Celebration of the Harvest - $500

** Randolph Cambria-Friesland FFA: Land Laboratory Food Bank Project - $250

** Houlton Elementary School: Growing Healthy at Houlton - $500

** Stevens Point FFA: Science Extravaganza - $500

** Agriscience Program: Agriculture Education Summer Program - $500

** Medford FFA Alumni: Bringing the Barn to School - $500

** Verona FFA: Day on the Farm - $334

** Janesville Parker FFA: Food for America - $230

** Huey's Hideaway Children's Museum: Ag Exhibit - $500

** Brillion FFA Chapter: Brillion Agriculture Outdoor Learning Lab - $500

** Laconia FFA: Laconia FFA Day on the Farm - $250

** Sheboygan County Women’s Committee: Classroom on the Farm - $500

** Walworth County Fair Barnyard Adventure: Barnyard Adventure Learning Coop - $500

** New Richmond Agriscience Department: School District of New Richmond Veggie Garden - $500

** Watertown Unified School District: Riverside Middle School Garden Outdoor Classroom and Pergola - $500

** Taylor County Farm Bureau: AG Venture tent - $500

** Northland Lutheran High School: Bees’n for a Reason - $500

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