Diane Cleland

Ag Literacy Coordinator


                                     Doni Nelson (right)

                                     and Katie Rudy (left)

                                     Ag Educators

Ag Literacy Advisory Council

Ag Literacy Staff


In School Fieldtrips Available at no charge!
Ag in the Classroom offers in school fieldtrips throughout the school year.  These 45 minute programs usually include a lesson, a hands on activity, and book or movie, depending on the program you request. Attached below is the brochure outlining the programs available for the 2017-18 School Year.  Book early so you don't miss out....programs fill up quickly!

2018-2019 Programs and Request Form

Agricultural kits are available to check out!
Listed below is a complete list of kits the Winnebago-Boone Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom program has to offer to you! Kits have lots of variety, and can be used in classrooms from PreK all the way through 8th grade. These kits can be checked out by contacting the office at (815) 962-0653 or emailing our Ag Literacy Coordinator at wbfbaitc@live.com.

AITC kits

AITC Library

‚ÄčAITC has a large library of agriculture based books appropriate for both the elementary and middle school levels.  Click the link below for a listing of the books available.  These are loaned out to teachers per your request.  Just contact our office to reserve yours today!

AITC LIBRARY- Books available on loan

Debbie Ackerman, Lockwood Park

Dennis Anthony, Winnebago Co. SWCD

Vickie Broos, U of I Extension-Boone Co.

Jackie DeBatista, U of I Extension- Winnebago Co.

Jaime Horstmeier, Durand Elementary

Dan Kane, Boone County Conservation Dist.

Scott Julius, COUNTRY Financial

Scott Lee, Conserv FS

Beth Limones, Seth Whitman Elementary

Jim Mulcahy, Boone Co. SWCD

Dr. Linda Oshita, R.O.E.

Corrine Sosso, Discovery Center Museum