Bring Agriculture TO LIFE
Our programs are designed to empower audiences to think both critically and creatively and to give
students a real awareness of agriculture and food production.
Select from our menu of fresh picks below or customize to suit your learning needs.
CAP is about creating a broader understanding of the food we eat and where it comes from. Students start to understand the value and importance of agriculture in Alberta, the vast opportunities, and the people and producers that drive this industry.
Canadian Agriculture Literacy Month (CALM) is celebrated every year in March and encourages individuals to learn Canada’s amazing agriculture and food story.
This year we introduced our educational Webinars for junior and senior high students and Read-Alouds for elementary students. Thank you to everyone who registered.
Watch for 2022 program updates!
Virtual Farm School
Our Virtual Farm School showcases different farmers and ranchers across Alberta.
The goal is for students to see how diverse Alberta agriculture is through a series of
live virtual tours.
The program is available to Alberta K-3 teachers and their class/es.
Understanding modern agriculture and the role it plays in the world is more essential than ever. Journey 2050 is a FREE sustainable agriculture education program that allows schools to experience agriculture like it has never been taught before.
The agriculture industry is constantly expanding and evolving, offering a variety of exciting careers in a number of disciplines. This exciting growth offers professionals from all sorts of backgrounds an opportunity to embark on rewarding career paths. Check out what career opportunities are available for you.
We are calling on students from grades 7 –12 to be part of an exciting new project. Students will identify a topic of interest and take on the role of an investigative reporter. They will consult with agriculture experts, gather information and craft a compelling story about agriculture in the 21st century. Winning reports will have the chance to be published in popular print media and shared on our website.
Working with the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, students will collaborate to research a topic, engage in problem-solving
processes and draft a proposal
detailing a solution to the problem.
The ultimate food truck.
A mobile learning classroom designed to connect Albertans to agriculture and food. Do you know where your food comes from?
Ag for Life's Learning Labs offer a variety of online educational tools that are available to learners of all ages. Click open the lab doors below to discover a library of valuable resources, activities and more.
Curriculum Linked Resource Portal
A compilation of student lesson plans for grades K-12 covering a wide range of subjects including: Social Studies, Science,
Language Arts and Art.