This lesson outlines the steps for planning an Agriculture Awareness Day for elementary-aged students. The objectives are the event are to help students:
- Understand how food, fiber, and renewable resource products are produced.
- Value the essential role of agriculture in maintaining a strong economy.
- Appreciate the role agriculture plays in providing safe, abundant and affordable products.
- Acknowledge and consider career opportunities in agriculture, food, fiber, and renewable resources industries.
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