Hundreds of 3rd graders attend Farm Day in Jackson

Kids learn about agriculture in Jackson, MO

JACKSON, MO (KFVS) - More than 800 third grade students from Southeast Missouri visited the Flickerwood Arena in Jackson to take part of their 24th annual Farm Day.

Farm Day has informative hands on presentation exhibits on hand to discuss and interact with students on how farms produce the food and fiber needed for everyday living, as well as, methods on how farmers care for the land and environment.

Station topics range from SEMO Cattlemen, MO Corn Growers Association, Dairy Association, Forestry, MO Soybean Association and more.

The event was sponsored by the SEMO Cattlemen’s Association with contributions from many area organizations.

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