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    Our seasonal magazine highlighting the best of Unit 18 Programs, as well as helpful articles for better living.

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Charlotte Schuricht
Program Coordinator, Agriculture Literacy
University of Illinois Extension
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Phone: 217-287-7246
FAX: 217-287-7248
schurich@illinois.edu

Christian County Ag Literacy

Christian County Ag Literacy

Ag Mags

Ag Mags from Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom

Teachers and students love Ag Mags! The Ag Magsare 4-page, 11 x 17″ news magazines based on farm and food themes. Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom creates new or updates existing Ag Mags a few times each year. Ag Mags are are made available free to educators and are intended for students to use and keep. While they are generally written at a 3rd-6th grade level, teachers from kindergarten through high school find ways to adapt and use them to meet the needs and interests of their students. 

In Christian County, contact Charlotte Schuricht schurich@illinois.edu to recieve free Ag Mags for your classroom.  The current list of Ag Mags available is constantly updated by Illinios Ag in the Classroom.

  • Ag Mags Currently Available
    To receive Ag Mags for your classroom please email schurich@illinois.edu. A list of Ag Mags currently available as well as online versions of the Ag Mags with interactive content for use on smart boards is available here.