The following are the 2009 recipients of the AgStar Fund Agriculture Classroom Equipment Grant Program.  To learn more about the program, click here.


Intended Use  


Region 1:

Amery Agriculture Department Laptop Computer and Irrigation System for Greenhouse. Amery, WI
Cumberland Agriculture Department [PDF] Soil NPK Test Kit, Pollutant Effects Kit, 1/4-Way Analyzer, Soil Samplers, Track Set, 3/Microscopes, Digital Scale Beaker Set and Lab Equipment.

Cumberland, WI

Flambeau FFA Plasma Cutter, updated Educational Videos, Lincoln Arc Welder. Tony, WI
Rice Lake High School Agriculture Department Equipment for Measuring Tree Stands and Part of Chainsaw Safety Program.  Equipment used in labs to process raw products. Rice Lake, WI
Aitkin Public School Agriculture Department Tree Borers, Tree Cruisers Stick, GPS's for Forestry Hands-On Equipment.  A new animal science curriculum. Aitkin, MN
Paynesville Area High School Agriculture Department New Printer and TV, DVD/VCR combo. Paynesville, MN

Region 2:

Red Wing High School Agriculture Department Purchase 4 Desktop Computers for research and online based learning in the classroom. Red Wing, MN
Bloomer School District Agricultural Education Germination Table, Hydroponics System and Portable Lab Station. Bloomer, WI
Osceola High School Agricultural Department/Osceola FFA Updated Greenhouse Growing Benches for Greenhouse and Floral Cooler. Osceola, WI

Region 3:
Sibley East School Agriculture Department Miller Combination Stick and Wire Feed Welder. Arlington, MN
Hutchinson AgriScience Program Greenhouse Kit. Hutchinson, MN
Glencoe-Silver Lake High School Agriculture Department Textbooks for the Horticulture and Landscape Design Class. Glencoe, MN
New Ulm Agriculture Department/New Ulm FFA Chapter Laptop Computers to utilize the SmartBoard and Digital Media System. New Ulm, MN
Le Center High School Agricultural Department Toshiba Projector, Laptop Computer, Carrying Case, Wireless Mouse, Speakers, AccuScreen Projection Screen. Le Center, MN

Region 4:
Blue Earth Area Agri-Science Department Landscape Design Drawing Boards. Blue Earth, MN
Worthington Ag Department Reach-In Stand Alone Cooler with Shelving. Worthington, MN
Windom Area School Agriculture Department SmartBoard and Supporting Equipment - Projector and Installation. Windom, MN
Hills - Beaver Creeak Ag Department Computer and Printer for the Ag Classroom. Hills, MN
Martin County West High School Hydraulic Build Anything Kit, Hydraulic Pet Lab Kit, Hydraulic Arm Kit, Easy Engineering Tools Class Set. Sherburn, MN

Region 5
Fillmore Central School Agriculture Department Plant Mobile (A plant cart with multiple levels for plants) and Light Kit (grow lights). Harmony, MN
Owatonna High School Agriculture Department Dissecting Microscopes. Owatonna, MN
New Richland - Hartland - Ellendale - Geneva (NRHEG) Ag Ed Department Small Engine Tear Down Tables.  These metal tables are mobile and contain oil drains and storage drawers. New Richland, MN
Waseca Agriculture Department Greenhouse Benches, Incubators, Used Freezer. Waseca, MN
Caledonia Are High School Agriculture Department GPS/GIS Equipment: 8 - Triton 400 GPS Units, Triton 1500 GPS Unit and Accessories. Caledonia, MN