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2021 Year End Review

Silver Gate Elementary Open House, Sept. 2021 Our second year through the pandemic kept us busy as we continued strengthening our organization from within, as well as maintaining our existing programs for the greater education community. In February, we awarded $5000 to San Diego County Schools through 8 grants. Among other things, these grants allowed several schools to purchase supplies…

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2020 – A Year Like No Other

Like many other nonprofits and businesses, San Diego Ag in the Classroom has had to reorient and adjust quickly as a result of the pandemic. Looking back at 2020 so far, we learned how nimble, flexible, and resilient we can be when put to the test. We had to dip into our reserves to maintain our programming, but we are…

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Congratulations to our 2019-2020 School Garden Grant Recipients

Congratulations to our 2019-2020 School Garden Grant Recipients In late February, $10,000 was distributed to 8 different garden-based ag education projects throughout the county, supporting 2540 students and 128 teachers. Then the Coronavirus pandemic hit, and many gardens were closed along with their school campuses. We have faith that these programs will be able to revive when school resumes, and…

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2019 – A Year in Review

San Diego Ag in the Classroom had a busy year in 2019 and is excited to share its accomplishments with the community! We are so grateful to the organizations, businesses, individuals, and the membership of the Farm Bureau who help us make a difference for local schools and spread the word about the importance of agriculture and horticulture to our community.

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