Online discussion set for agriculture educators

Farm and Food

Justin Carter, project associate,, 402.237.5082; or Rhea Landholm, brand marketing and communications manager,, 402.687.2100 ext. 1025

LYONS, NEBRASKA – Agriculture educators in Nebraska are invited to “Seed Starting & School Growing Chit Chat.” This free, online event is hosted by the Center for Rural Affairs and University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension.

This informal discussion is set for Wednesday, Feb. 17, from 10 to 11 a.m. The workshop will be facilitated by John Porter, urban agriculture program coordinator at Nebraska Extension.

“As we move into the spring season, participants are invited to share ideas and resources on activities they’re incorporating into their greenhouses and classrooms,” said Justin Carter, project associate for the Center for Rural Affairs. “Join us to learn more about what’s happening in school agriculture programs across the state.”

Students are invited to attend the event alongside agricultural educators.

Registration is required; sign up at For more information, contact Carter at or 402.237.5082.

This event is funded by a U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm to School grant.

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