National Agriculture Week
Ag in the Classroom celebrates National Ag Week by hosting special events and participating in Capital Ag Day. Three special events take place throughout the state each year, typically in northern, central and southern regions. Additionally, Capital Ag Day is held in Sacramento during National Ag Week. The state winners of the Imagine this… Story Writing Contest are recognized for their work. Be sure to stay posted for more information regarding this year’s National Ag Week events.
The 2014 Imagine this... Story Writing Contest state winners posed with Secretary of Agriculture, Karen Ross at Ag Day at the Capital.
Chef Tuohy of the Sacramento King’s speaks about the importance of healthy eating habbits at the 2014 National Ag Week event in northern California.
2014 state winner, Jack Overholtzer autographs his story in the Imagine this... Story Writing Contest book. The Imagine this... book signing book takes place on the West Steps of the California Capital Building on Capital Ag Day each year.