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Industry leader
Katie Bauer

Katie Bauer

I manage projects in the areas of export promotion, market access, transportation infrastructure/logistics, as well as value and supply sustainability. What is the benefit of collaboration between industry/research …

Industry leader
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 …

Teacher leader
Pam Clark

Pam Clark

How did you come to GrowNextGen? I attended the Ag Biotech workshop and became hooked on the practical applications, real-life connections and high-tech labs that could enhance student understanding of …

Industry leader
Patrick Terrien

Patrick Terrien

I lead all aspect of programming and strategy for the organization including development, community partnerships, staffing, and strategic planning. I launched Global Scholars Diploma™, and I’ve secured high profile national ad…

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Steven Hart

Steven Hart

My responsibilities include developing online educational materials for responsible aquaculture practices, investigating emerging issues affecting aquaculture stakeholders, working with GAA constituents to respond to emerging issues, expanding activities with other …

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Tim Hammerich

Tim Hammerich

I offer career resources and networking connections to job-seekers in the agricultural industry. This includes search, placement, recruiting, job postings, training, and consulting. I am willing to connect with teachers …

Curriculum
Soy beautiful

Soy beautiful

What STEM equipment is used to make soy-based beauty products? Students act as lab technicians working for a cosmetic company and learn the names, functions and units of common lab and measuring equipment by generating soy-based beauty products. Students will …

Curriculum
Be a food scientist

Be a food scientist

What is your protein IQ? Create a cookbook to learn Standard Operating Procedures for food safety and environmental monitoring. Test for proteins, carbohydrates, and lipids and compare plant and animal protein.

Curriculum
Are you sterile?

Are you sterile?

How do sterilization techniques affect our ability to preserve and culture organisms? In vitro collecting (IVC) is the process of starting plant tissue cultures with minimal disturbance to the plants when viable seeds are not available. Become the field researcher and learn …

Curriculum
Can you taste the difference?

Can you taste the difference?

Can you discriminate the difference in taste between two products? When a food company is offering a new product, changing ingredients, or researching potential products, it is important for the company to know what the consumer reaction is likely to …