The Value of Agricultural Education

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Approximately 2% of the American population are farmers and the average age of American farmers is 58. Agricultural Education courses bridge the generational gap between students and farmers. During class students learn valuable information about the major role agriculture plays in our daily lives. Not only do students learn about agriculture, food sources and natural resources, they also gain pertinent skills to prepare them for the future.

Tarter Farm and Ranch Equipment is a proud supporter of Agricultural Education. We asked our Instagram followers to share how their lives were personally impacted through Agricultural Education.

They taught me leadership, responsibility, and the quality of giving instead of receiving.

Callie, Kentucky

Taught me skills I needed (leadership, etc.) and helped me gain connects.

Macie, Kentucky

Ag classes taught me to believe in myself!

Jeff, Oklahoma

I learned that dedication and hardwork pays off.

Karly, Washington

I now have a better understanding and more respect for the agricultural industry.

Ryan, South Dakota

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