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Teacher leaders gather for networking and collaboration

Teacher leaders gather for networking and collaboration

GrowNextGen teacher leaders met recently for a professional development event in Delaware, Ohio. As past participants in GrowNextGen workshops, these teachers are ambassadors for the program, sharing our resources with …

It’s a whole new world — of global ag learning!

It’s a whole new world — of global ag learning!

Want to broaden your students’ horizons and help them see things from a global perspective? Want them to understand the role of global agriculture and how it affects all of …

Science success for Pettisville students

Science success for Pettisville students

The National FFA Convention in October 2017 showed the value of science and agriscience programs working together to achieve student success through research. Five members of the Pettisville FFA were on …

What keeps a plant from growing?

What keeps a plant from growing?

Some plants grow, and others don’t. A variety of biochemical signals can disrupt normal function or inhibit the synthesis of essential molecules needed for plant growth. Karen Dillon at Adlai …

You’re invited on a virtual field trip to a pig farm! Prep your students for their visit with our Ready-made resource!

You’re invited on a virtual field trip to a pig farm! Prep your students for their visit with our Ready-made resource!

Teachers: More than 95% of all soybean meal (soy protein) is used to feed animals, primarily chickens and pigs. Our friends at the Ohio Pork Council are offering a free virtual …

We have never bean soy excited before!

We have never bean soy excited before!

Elementary schools around Ohio are learning about soybeans through fun, fast-paced interactive assemblies. The Ohio Soybean Council is sponsoring these school presentations designed to educate children about agriculture in general …

Hello, Milwaukee! Here’s some STEM in ag for you!

Hello, Milwaukee! Here’s some STEM in ag for you!

GrowNextGen brought “STEM in Agriculture” to teachers at the 2017 NSTA Milwaukee Area Conference. Teacher leaders Brian Badenhop (Ohio Hi-Point Career Center) and Jeff Jostpille (Fort Jennings High School) presented two sess…

STEM elementary visits Waterman Farm

STEM elementary visits Waterman Farm

A hundred first graders from Herbert Mills STEM Elementary recently visited OSU’s Waterman Farm. Their visit was made possible by the Ohio Soybean Council. While on the farm, students were …