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Walker Farms Purpose

Creating Curricular and co-curricular programs through sustainable farming opportunities at each of our existing k-12 school sites. The study of sustainable food systems will allow our students and teachers to make a deeper connection to the long standing and rich agricultural tradition of Walker County. Collaborative agricultural projects will allow each school to create a platform to integrate STEM concepts and place a greater emphasis on interdisciplinary learning. Agricultural projects actively engage our students in ways that traditional methods can not.Read More »

Project Goals

STEM Principles and Sustainable Agriculture in Action
Each project will be used as an organic laboratory which will incorporate STEM concepts with sustainable agriculture. Proliferate the use of sustainable agricultural techniques with our farm partners and community. Instill entrepreneurial concepts and stimulate innovation through the development of new agricultural technology. Engage the community in a meaningful way that will produce true public/private partnerships with the express purpose of creating new job opportunities.
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