March 27, 2013
The tenth annual Florida Agriculture Literacy Day is scheduled for Tuesday, April 30. Florida Agriculture in the Classroom, Inc., invites Florida agricultural producers and other volunteers to read its newest storybook, Florida’s Farm History, to elementary school children to help students understand agriculture. The book helps celebrate 500 years of Florida Agriculture History.
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services employees, University of Florida IFAS Extension Agents, 4-H Agents and Master Gardeners, Florida Farm Bureau members, Florida Cattlemen and Cattlewomen members, FFA teachers, students and other representatives of agriculture are invited to read.
The registration deadline for Florida Agriculture Literacy Day is Wednesday, April 16.
To register, visit http://flagintheclassroom.com/agliteracyday.html.