Tag Archive for Youth

USDA celebrates National Ag Day with new youth website

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2019 – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture joins the nation in celebrating National Ag Day, which highlights agriculture’s crucial role in everyday life, and honors the farmers, foresters, scientists, producers and many others who contribute to America’s bountiful harvest.

As part of this effort, USDA is launching a new Youth and Agriculture website to connect young people and youth-serving organizations with Department-wide resources that engage, empower, and educate the next generation of agricultural leaders.

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‘Biscuit Barn’, Sheriff’s Office partner for charity

If you love biscuits and want to support a worthy cause, set aside March 19-24 to take care of your appetite at the Biscuit Barn in support of Sheriff Prendergast’s charity of choice. All proceeds throughout the week will benefit the Florida Sheriff’s Youth Ranches. Read more