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AG WEEK — 2013

Picture of Virginia Produce.Virginia Agriculture Week and Agriculture Literacy Week is March 17 – 23, 2013.

Click here for more information on Literacy Week.

If your school would like someone to come read to your K – 2 classes, please contact Elaine Lidholm at 804.786.7686 or elaine.lidholm@vdacs.virginia.gov.

Click here to read the Governor’s Ag Week proclamation.

Support Virginia's Farmers by Buying Virginia Products

Virginia Grown - A searchable database for farms, farmers' markets and more.

Virginia's Finest Directory - The best of the best in fresh and processed products.

Ag in the Classroom - Virginia Agriculture Literacy Week is sponsored by the Virginia Agriculture in the Classroom Foundation, a program of the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation.
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Reading Activities

Click here for activity sheets based on the book Kelly’s Big Day.

Click here to view a list of 2013 Ag Week Readers. Check back often for updates.

Click here to view a list of 2012 Ag Week Readers.

Release(s):

March 14, 2013
My Top 10 List of Misconceptions about Agriculture

March 11, 2013
How to Celebrate Virginia Agriculture Week: Eat. Drink. Be Merry. Read.

March 7, 2013
How’s Your Agriculture Literacy?

Recipes:

Click these sites for recipes featuring Virginia product.

Virginia Marine Resources Commission
VDACS - Green Thanksgiving
VDACS - Recipes for Tomorrow's Consumers

Links:

Agritourism
Ag Week 2012
Ag Week 2011
Ag Week 2010
Ag Week 2009
Experience a Virginia Farm
National Agriculture Day

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