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Our Vision

Agriculture is valued by ALL

Our Mission

Increasing agricultural literacy through K-12 education.

Through our mission MAITC strives to promote understanding and awareness of the importance of agriculture. Our educational materials provide a wealth of opportunities to embed agriculture, food and natural resources content into the context of K-12 education.

A Unique Public/Private Partnership 
Minnesota Department of Agriculture
Minnesota Agriculture in the Classroom Foundation


ImportantFor the 2015-16 school year we are implementing a new online subscription process for both our AgMag and AgMag Jr. publications. Please click on the AgMag or AgMag Jr. button to subscribe now!

If you want both publications, you will need to subscribe to each separately. 

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Minnesota Department of Agriculture program staff:

Al Withers, MAITC Program Director

Sue Knott, MAITC Education Specialist

Callie Recknagel, Farm to School Project Specialist

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2016 Ag Literacy Grants

Ag Literacy Grants now available for 2016

Apply now for a 2016 Ag Literacy Grant