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Resources for Educators

Educators are welcomed and encouraged to use the resources on Marin County agriculture listed below in their classrooms and other educational settings. Additional educational resources are also available at the main UCCE Marin website.

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Amazing But True: Facts about Marin County Agriculture

Farm Day - A county-wide celebration of local agriculture for children, teachers, and families

Agricultural Institute for Teachers - An educational program to increase agricultural literacy in Marin County

Farmer Markets Tours - Tours of Marin Farmers Markets for students and teachers

Teacher Resource Guide - A guide to Marin agricultural education resources for download


A classroom and community discussion guide to Hidden Bounty of Marin: Farm Families in Transition DVD documentary.

Farm Field Studies - Resources for field trips to local farms 


Food for Thought - Agricultural curriculum focused on Marin County

Food, Land, and People - Selected lesson plans to use in Marin County

California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom - A source for additional agricultural lesson plans


Marin Farm & Ranch Maps - Maps and related lesson plans

Agricultural Education Programs in Marin - Additional educational resources from our partners and other environmental organizations in Marin County

School garden lesson plans from the Marin Master Gardeners

Embryology: a short course with lesson plan and site visits. Contact Allison Keaney with the 4-H Youth Development Program for more details (415-499-4204).

More "Resources for Educators" from UCCE Marin

Ag History Banner

View the Marin County Agricultural History Banner .

Farm Stays and Tours

Additional Agriculture Links

Looking for more? Have suggestions? Please email Janice Alexander with your thoughts.