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Carrollton Exempted Village School District's farm-to-school program has evolved from its original purpose, adding value for students in unexpected ways.

Judit E. Puskas has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering Class of 2023 in recognition of sustained excellence in innovation and education.

Matthew Ruff from Circleville, Ohio, develops corn business that's for the squirrels. It began as an FFA supervised agricultural experience and has grown into a robust online business.

Lady Buggs Pharm honors ancestral ties to her urban garden which grows traditional fruits and vegetables as well as medicinal plants.

Mark Starkey, agricultural educator at Western Reserve Local Schools, Collins, Ohio, earned a certification to teach Technical Applications in Agriculture.

The Ohio Soybean Council and GrowNextGen are offering two virtual field trips to ride along live with a farmer during soybean planting this May.

Schools closed right as FFA greenhouses were getting going, leaving teachers to figure out how to care for and sell thousands of dollars in plants.

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland's farm program has become one of the first to purchase a sustainable potting soil that would otherwise be wasted.

Vocational agriculture promotes pathways to careers in agriculture and provides young people with practical skills and work ethic necessary for employment.

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