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National Agriculture in the Classroom

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Summary 2021 — Kansas

State Contact

Ms. Nancy Zenger-Beneda
Kansas Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom
1990 Kimball Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502
P: 785.262.1549
E: nzbeneda@ksu.edu
Website

Innovative Programming Conducted and Educational Resources Developed

  • New Website (https://ksagclassroom.org/)
    • Added a Student Center to the website (https://ksagclassroom.org/student/)
    • Added an agriculture information section to the website (https://www.ksagclassroom.org/about/facts/)
  • Virtual Agriland Buildout (https://ksagclassroom.org/resource/agriland/)
  • New Resource Posters (https://ksagclassroom.org/ksresource/supporting_resources/)

Major Program Impacts or Outcomes

35% increase in social media engagement

Program Leader Biosketch

Nancy joined KFAC as the executive director in June of 2020 after nearly 16 years at Cloud County Community College (CCCC), where she served in both instructional and administrative roles. Not only does her professional background in academia closely coincide with KFAC's mission, but she also has personal industry experience. She lives on a ranch near Belleville, Kansas, and has been actively involved in agriculture throughout her life.