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:
December 4, 2019
For Jeremy Winsor’s classes at Fulton Middle/High School in Middleton, science learning extends far beyond a textbook. Winsor’s passion for agriculture, science and his students are the reasons Michigan Farm Bureau (MFB) was proud to honor him as the organization’s 2019 Educator of the Year at the Promotion and Education Breakfast banquet at the 100th Annual Meeting of the Michigan Farm Bureau.
October 23, 2019
Between their annual Small Animal Day and annual meeting, Presque Isle County Farm Bureau proctored a five-month lesson in sunflower cultivation for local youngsters.
Washtenaw County Farm Bureau’s Promotion and Education (P&E) Committee has been recognized by the American Farm Bureau Federation for their Treat of Agriculture event and invited to share about it at the 2020 AFBF Annual Convention and Trade Show in Austin, Texas.
August 30, 2019
Apply for White-Reinhardt Grants and Scholarships by Oct. 15.
August 29, 2019
The Michigan FFA Alumni & Friends welcomes registrations for their National FFA Convention Experience Trip during the 92nd National FFA Convention & Expo, Oct. 30-31 in Indianapolis.