Agriculture Classroom Equipment Grant Program Recipients

The following are the 2013 recipients of the AgStar Fund Agriculture Classroom Equipment Grant Program. Learn more about the program.


Intended Use


Region 1:
Barron High School Agriculture Department Site license for Applied Technologies Pro-Landscape CAD Program. Barron, WI
Rice Lake High School iPads, protective cases, and apps and subscriptions. Barron, WI
Region 2:
School District of Bloomer Welders and welding equipment, build or buy composting equipment. Chippewa, WI
Ellsworth Community School District Table top aquaponics system and a lighted plant cart. Pierce, WI
Region 3:
Central High School Agricultural Education Department Welder; auto-darkening welding helmets, flame resistant welding jackets, metal-mutting chop saw. Carver, MN
Eden Valley Watkins School District 463 Used greenhouse and cold frame, concrete for the foundation, water line and hydrant, and tables. Stearns, MN
Glencoe-Silver Lake FFA Four learnpads with keyboards and storage. McLeod, MN
Tri-City United Agriculture Department Vernier LabQuest 2 and sensors, Logger Pro 3 software; charging station; light sensor; soil moisture sensor; Lab Armor. LeSueur, MN
Region 4:
Worthington High School bench vises; auto-darkening welding helmets; reciprocating saw Nobles, MN
Region 5:
Albert Lea Area Schools Ag Department Gas grill on a trailer  Freeborn, MN
Alden-Conger High School Agricultural Education Dept. Purchase 3-4 laptop computers, new wireless router Freeborn, MN
Caledonia FFA/Agriculture Department Lumber for raised beds; small gas garden tillers; wheelbarrows; garden hand tools, spades, hoes, rakes; top soil; and drip irrigation hose. Houston, MN
Rushford-Peterson Schools iPads. Fillmore, MN
Stewartville High School Agriculture Department Three-tier Sunlite gardens;  hydroponic gardening grow table; aeroponic garden. Olmsted, MN