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Andy Michel

Andy Michel

My job consists of 70% research on genetics of insect pests of corn and soybean and 30% on extension and outreach on agronomic pest management. What is the benefit of collaboration between …

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Cassandra Palsgrove

Cassandra Palsgrove

I work with school and industry partnerships to help students become successful in their lives. What is the benefit of collaboration between industry and education? The benefits are endless. The …

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Chuck Crawford

Chuck Crawford

A Whole New World I heard about the first Ag Biotech Academy in 2012. It represented an area of my AP Environmental Science content that I wanted to learn more about, …

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Dale Ireland

Dale Ireland

I work in research and development of corn and soybean seed treatments for the US marketplace. What is the benefit of collaboration between industry and education? There are many opinions …

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G. Keymah Durden

G. Keymah Durden

I am responsible for administrative and training activities at Rid-All. I’m also actively involved in farming and composting. What is the benefit of collaboration between industry and education? The collaboration …

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Jeremy Grove

Jeremy Grove

What about teaching excites you? When students see a curricular connection between the agriscience and science classrooms. They really are directly connected, but for some reason, many teachers and students …

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Katrina Swinehart

Katrina Swinehart

What was your “aha” moment when you realized the value of connecting agriculture and science? As an AgriScience teacher, it seemed natural to teach my course content using science. The appl…

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Meredith Wolfe

Meredith Wolfe

What about teaching excites you? Teaching, especially agrisciences, is never the same each year. Students have different interests and backgrounds which add an extra dimension to the lesson or unit. …

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Ag teachers learn lab skills

Whitney Short and Courtney Bockbrader, both agriculture education teachers at Anthony Wayne Schools, recently conducted two biotechnology workshops for other agriculture education teachers at the Ohio Ag Ed Summer Conference. …

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What does a seed need to grow?

What does a seed need to grow?

That’s what we asked the students at New Hope Christian Academy Field Day in April. They came up with all the right answers: the sun, water, dirt. Some mentioned ‘bonus’ …