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Sharing Feed the World at NETA 2019

Mar 30, 2019
A recent tech event gave us great opportunities to connect with teachers and others! Nebraska Corn Board sponsored a Feed the World booth at the Nebraska Educational Technology Association’s 2019 conference. This event was attended by over 2000 Nebraska teachers, media specialists, administrators, and IT specialists. Feed the World lead educator Heather Bryan said, “Teachers were excited to hear about the use of agriculture science in middle school, as well as high sc…

Increasing science literacy about GMOs

Jan 25, 2019
The Feed the World teaching team presented two “GMOs: what do you know?” workshops this month to CommonGround Nebraska volunteers. CommonGround is a national movement of farm women who want to share information about farming and the food they grow. Consumers in the cities and suburbs are more disconnected from farm life than ever before, and that disconnect has led to misconceptions about modern farming and the people behind it. …

Getting to know you at NATS

Sep 26, 2018
Hello, Nebraska educators, and welcome to Nebraska Corn Board-sponsored Feed the World! We had a full house of 30 people at our NATS workshop. Deb Gangwish, a director for the Nebraska Corn Growers Association, took time from harvesting on her farm to participate and welcomed the group. The participants came from a mix of mostly urban and rural schools and taught a variety of subjects including general science, life science, biology …

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