Teaching Materials

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August 2014

Virginia Agriculture in the Classroom Mini Grant Opportunity - Due September 3rd!

A program overview has been provided for download and printing.
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Parts of a Plant - YUM!

In honor of National Farmer's Market Week, here is a quick lesson on teaching parts of a plant using food!
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Soil Erosion in Action

We've all driven past that field that has just been tilled, that area that has just been cleared to build a house (or houses) or that section of forest that has just been clear cut. The bare dirt, or more accurately soil, that is left behind after one of these activities can be unsightly - but it is a larger problem that just aesthetics.
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