Local Teachers Invited to Participate in Institute

Local teachers are invited to participate in Summer Agriculture Institute 2017 hosted by the McDonough and Fulton County Farm Bureaus. The theme this year is “Horsing Around with Ag in the Classroom.” From June 13-15, teachers will have the opportunity to meet farmers and visit farms in an effort to learn about equine and how it relates to agriculture. PDCH’s are available. Cost for the three days is $75 and checks should be made out to the McDonough County Farm Bureau Foundation. For more information please contact the McDonough County Farm Bureau office, 309-837-3350 or to register visit: http://www.mcdonoughcountyfarmbureau.org/ag-in-the-classroom/sai-2017/  Registration deadline is June 6.