July 30, 2019 9am-4:30pm
Join other education professionals and the staff of Minnesota Agriculture in the Classroom at Farmamerica in Waseca, Minnesota for a day learning about the Minnesota agriculture industry. Explore crops grown in Minnesota, see how drones help farmers, and drive a tractor. Tour the Farmamerica site, the Half Pint brewery, the Midwest Hemp Farms greenhouse, a hops field, a hemp extraction site, and eat lunch at the Pleasant Grove Pizza Farm. Finally, dive into some ready-to-teach lessons that integrate agriculture with science, social studies, and math curricula.
Farmamerica, Half Pint brewery, Midwest Hemp Farms greenhouse, hops field, hemp extraction site
$45 includes lunch, 7 CEUs and transportation