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  Lucas Allen  10/4/2019 5:10:00 PM  

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  1. College Night at Flanagan-Cornell High School
  2. Newark FFA Haunted Corn Maze
  3. CASE Institute grant
  4. Vets On Call videos


  1. College Night at Flanagan-Cornell High School

    Posted on behalf of Jessica Collins at Flanagan-Cornell:

    Please share the attached flier with your students and invite them to attend our Ag College Night on October 16.


  2. Newark FFA Haunted Corn Maze

    Posted on behalf of Joe Steffen at Newark:

    Please join the Newark FFA for Field Of Screams at our annual corn maze! Flier attached.


  3. CASE Institute grant

    Corteva Agriscience™Grant Application Available
    Corteva Agriscience (TM)  is generously sponsoring CASE Implementation Grants for agriculture teachers and university programs offering pre-service CASE certifications. The application is available at this link and the deadline to apply is October 31, 2019.

    This is the seventh year in a row this program, formally known as the DuPont Pioneer CASE Implementation Grant Program, has offered grants to public and private schools and universities to assist with the implementation of CASE. Teachers may apply for grants up to $5,000 for implementing the CASE program in their schools, including teacher professional development at a CASE Institute, and purchasing classroom equipment and resources. Pre-service programs may apply for up to $7,500 for hosting a CASE Institute for pre-service teachers. Grant awardees will be announced in December. For questions regarding this opportunity contact CASE Operations/Outreach Director, Miranda Chaplin.


  4. Vets On Call videos

Vets on Call
Presented by Zoetis, the Veterinarians on Call YouTube channel features real-life vets doing a variety of tasks. In this episode of Vets On Call, follow veterinarian Dr. Lynn Loccatelli as she helps re-design a ranch facility where calves are herded to be vaccinated and cows are checked for pregnancy and other health procedures. Watch more here

Lucas Allen
Facilitating Coordination in Ag Education (FCAE)
Phone: 815-530-2065 Cell: --
Address: 2015 Manchester Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
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