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Program Coordinator, Agriculture Literacy
University of Illinois Extension
#60 Carlinville Plaza
Carlinville, IL 62626
Montgomery County Ag Literacy
Local Agriculture Tours and Connections
Check out these agricultural businesses in our community or surrounding counties for fun tours for your family or class field trips. Great opportunities to learn more about our food supply and other agricultural products and by-products in our own backyard!
- Adopt a Cow - St. Louis Dairy Council
The Adopt a Cow program is for Kindergarten through second grade classrooms and coordinated by the St. Louis Dairy Council
- Maple Syrup Tours - Lincoln Memorial Gardens, Springfield, IL
Lincoln Memorial Garden just south of Springfield IL offers tree tapping and syrup making demonstrations in February and March each year. Free
- Take a Virtual Tour of an Illinois Farm
Meet Illinois Farm Families, take virtual tours and learn more about the food you eat.