Monthly Archives: November 2015

Tell Us About Your Favorite Thanksgiving Dishes!

With Thanksgiving just a week away, many people have begun to plan large menus to feed their families and friends. In addition to turkey, dinner tables will feature apples, potatoes and other hearty seasonal favorites—which continue to be affordable thanks … Continue reading

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Importance of Educating Our Future Leaders

Organizations like National FFA, Agriculture Future of America (AFA) and 4-H are vital to developing the future leaders of agriculture who can combat challenges in food production. Read the testimonials below about the importance of ag education to enhancing our … Continue reading

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New MMA Specialty Certification: Protecting Our Pollinators

Pollinating species – such as bees, birds, butterflies, bats and beetles – support plant life and our ecosystems. Agriculture in particular relies on a healthy pollinator population to keep crops growing. In fact, farmers depend on both native pollinators and … Continue reading

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Mini-Green Thumb Challenge at the National FFA Convention

At this year’s National FFA Convention in Louisville, Kentucky, CropLife America (CLA) staff and member organizations met students from across the country who were devoted to modern farming. On the Expo floor, CLA members held a coordinated mini-Green Thumb Challenge, … Continue reading

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