About Our Ag Literacy Program

DeKalb County Farm Bureau’s agricultural literacy program is your local source for agriculture-related materials, resources, and programs!

Learn more by viewing our Ag Literacy brochure.

 

 

3 reasons to care about agriculture

 

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1.  Agriculture shapes your quality of life. Whether you live in a city, town, or in the country, farming and the ag industry provides your food, clothing and many everyday products.

2.  Understanding Agriculture makes you an informed consumer. Learning about farming and the agricultural industry from reputable sources helps you sort fact from fiction in the news and social media.

3.  Knowledge of Agriculture can prepare students for a fulfilling career. One of every six working people in the U.S. is employed within agriculture.