Regina, Saskatchewan – Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada - Today the federal and provincial governments announced $1.5 million over two years in renewed funding for Farm and Food Care Saskatchewan, Agriculture in the Classroom Saskatchewan and 4-H Saskatchewan. This funding will build public trust in agriculture and develop the next generation of agriculture leaders in Saskatchewan.
Farm and Food Care Saskatchewan connects consumers to food and farming through events, training, and educational resources that build trust in Saskatchewan food production.
Ag in the Classroom Saskatchewan plays a pivotal role in educating youth about agriculture through hands-on activities, engaging programs, and inquiry-based educational resources.
4-H Saskatchewan is one of Canada's largest youth organizations and provides members and leaders with learning experiences tailored to individual needs and interests through the motto “Learn To Do By Doing.”
The two-year agreements will provide Farm and Food Care Saskatchewan with a total of $300,000, 4-H Saskatchewan with $600,000 and Agriculture in the Classroom with $610,000.Source : canada