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The Agriculture program at Sun Valley High School Awarded Union Electric Coop Bright Ideas Grant

Agriculture Department at Sun Valley High School, including FFA Advisors and Agriculture Education teachers, Doug Latta and Dale Cochran.

The Agriculture program at Sun Valley High School was awarded $1,000 through the Union Electric Coop Bright Ideas Grant. They will use this money to plant an organic garden. The products from the garden will be donated to local food banks and soup kitchens.

These types of projects make student organizations like FFA extremely valuable. Career & Technical Education includes student organizations in every program area offered. Students have many opportunities to learn and appreciate what it means to give back to your community.

Written by: Sandra Noel
Posted: Dec 15, 2009 by Sandra Noel

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