Agriculture Literacy Day is May 1st

The 15th annual Florida Agriculture Literacy Day is scheduled for Tuesday, May 1, 2018. This will be the fourth and final book in a series of non-fiction children’s books developed that highlights Florida’s fruit industries. Agriculture Literacy Day will be moving to the fall in the 2018-2019 school year.

The book, Drive through Florida: Fruit features the animated red truck named ‘Ole Red’ that takes students on a tour around Florida to learn about our diverse fruit industries.

Readers are expected to schedule their classroom visits, and are asked to schedule those visits before they order materials. Registration for materials, which includes one book for the teacher and one bookmark and sticker per student, is available on FAITC’s website. To learn more about and register for Florida Agriculture Literacy Day, visit http//faitc.org/aglitday/