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Even As Farms Dwindle, High School Agriculture Programs Flourish

AP | JIM SUHR | Posted 05.05.2014 | Green

ST. LOUIS (AP) — High school agriculture programs sprouting across the nation's Corn Belt are teaching teenagers, many of them in urban environments...

High School Shocked By Theft Of Its Goats

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.14.2011 | Education

Students at Norte Vista High School in Riverside, Calif. are in the first stage of grief after seven goats were stolen around 11 p.m. Sunday, The Pre...

Farm-Inspired Fashion: The Next Big Idea?

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Patrick Sauer | Posted 08.10.2011 | Small Business

Sure, Old MacDonald had himself a successful farm, but these days, an oink oink here and a moo moo there just doesn't cut it. Farm Boy & Girl was star...

Agriculture High School Harvests Math, Science Talents

Jane Dwyre Garton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Jane Dwyre Garton

It takes more than a fabulous crop of sweet corn to define the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences on the city's Southwest Side. That success this August, however, is just one example of teen talent, adult leadership and community at the school campus, a 75-acre working farm.