McLean County Farm Bureau

Illinois agriculture is reaching out to urban students as never before and it’s making a difference.

Decatur schools are addressing ag workforce challenges with a 22,000-square-foot Dwayne Andreas Ag Academy FFA Ag Education Center and Illinois Agri-Food Alliance is launching a new initiative, Agnitor, which offers career chats with industry professionals. Learn how these offerings are growing urban students’ interested in ag careers.


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