Ag-Venture

Ag-Venture is a free, one day program which provides a great opportunity for Okeechobee fourth graders (public, private and home educated) to gain experience, understanding and the appreciation of our local agricultural industry. At Ag-Venture, students learn about...

Land Judging

Land Judging is an exciting 4-H and FFA contest in which Middle and High School students in observe and interpret the soil in order to make wise land use decisions. The skills the teens use at the contest involve principles that can be valuable in career fields like...

Envirothon

The Regional Envirothon is a problem-solving, natural resource education program for high school students. It is a unique outdoor competition that requires teamwork and the application of knowledge in the five areas listed below: Aquatics – water ecology, water...

Best Management Practices

Best Management Practices (BMPs) address water quality and quantity impacts from production activities and help maintain the environmental advantages. What are Best Management Practices? Agricultural Best Management Practices (BMPs) are practical measures that...