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Monday, August 5, 2019

Michigan Agriculture and Environmental Education Workshop

Monday, August 5, 2019

Novi, Michigan


The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy will host a Michigan Agriculture and Environmental Education Workshop for educators --

formal K–12 educators and non-formal educators (e.g., nature center staff, 4H and scout leaders, and other outdoor educators), on Monday, August 5, 2019, at the Michigan State University Tollgate Education Center in Novi.


Topics will include:

  • Safe Food Storage, Preparation and Packaging
  • Agriculture and the Environment
  • Careers in Food and Agriculture
  • Water Quality
  • Garden-based Curriculum


The workshop will include a Michigan Environmental Education Curriculum Support Unit as certification for Michigan Continuing Education Credits.


Cost for the full-day workshop is just $25 and includes a continental breakfast, lunch, workshop materials and classroom resources.


Registration and Informationwww.Michigan.gov/EGLEevents.


Space is limited so register today!


For more information, contact Pam Howd at 517-284-6864 or howdp@michigan.gov



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