Teacher Day Camp

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Name: Teacher Day Camp
Date: July 31, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM CDT
Event Description:

Interested in incorporating agriculture into your classroom?

Join K-12 educators at Farmamerica for a Teacher Day Camp where you’ll experience first-hand how easy and engaging it is to infuse agriculture into your curricula.  

Teacher Day Camp highlights include:

  • Experience the history of Minnesota agriculture on an interactive tour of Farmamerica and discover the field trip and educational opportunities offered by Farmamerica.
  • Explore a beehive and gain knowledge and activity ideas from a local beekeeper.
  • Take a tractor ride to see first-hand how farmers embrace the latest technologies and the impacts on the environment and economy.
  • Tour the local ethanol plant to learn how ethanol is made and what becomes of the byproducts.
  • Meet local butchers who will explain how different cuts of meat are created and how to prepare them.
  • Learn how U of M researchers were leaders in the development of new hops varieties and sample locally-brewed beer from MN’s first farm brewery as the evening culminates with a locally-sourced meal prepared by a local chef.
  • Take home two complimentary MN Agriculture in the Classroom kits that are ready to use in your classroom.

 

Location:
Farmamerica
7367 360th Ave
Waseca, MN 56093
Date/Time Information:
Tuesday July 31st, 10am-8pm
Contact Information:
Fees/Admission:
$60
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