WHAT IS AN
An Ag Host is a producer or agribusiness who hosts K-12 students on-site or virtually. They increase students' knowledge about an industry and its careers, help peak students' interests and provide a meaningful connection to agriculture.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Open communication with an Educator to provide a meaningful experience for their students
- Sharing engaging stories and activities about agriculture with students
- Ensuring a safe environment for students at the farm/agribusiness
Types of Farm Camps
Single Stop Farm Camp
A Single Stop Farm Camp is just how it sounds. One Classroom + One Farm or Agribusiness = A Single Stop Farm Camp.
Farm Camp Field Day
A Farm Camp Field Day requires a coordinator and brings together multiple classrooms and multiple farms or agribusinesses for a day of agricultural experiences.