Foundation, Inc. (MAEF)
Mobile Science Classrooms
Student Leadership Training
Farm Based Education
Urban Garden Grants
2019 Ag in the Classroom Summer Workshop
MAEF’s annual Ag in the Classroom summer workshop is now open for registration!
Our Ag in the Classroom workshop is one of Maryland’s best ways to earn 3 MSDE credits! Find out why elementary teachers across the state are excited to bring agriculture into the classroom. Enjoy a week of hands-on lessons, agriculture learning from field experts, field trips, resources, and collaboration!
Registration is open for our workshop, which runs from June 23 – 27! Click below for more information.
Grants, Contests & Scholarships
Important Deadlines for 2019
Urban Garden Grant Applications – Due MARCH 8th – http://maefonline.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/MAEF-2019-Garden-Grant-Application.pdf
Annual Calendar Poster Contest Applications Due MAY 1st – http://maefonline.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/MAEF-2019-20-Calendar-Poster-Contest.pdf
Seibel/MAEF Scholarship Applications Due April 1st – http://maefonline.com/home/student-center/scholarships/
Filled with colorful displays and interactive exhibits, the Maryland Agriculture Showcase travel to fairs, festivals, and events across the state. The Showcase attracts and educates visitors about the importance of agriculture in their lives. Attendants help kids with hand on activities out the Showcase adding to the experience. Exhibits highlight Maryland’s many commodities; poultry, nursery & greenhouse, dairy, corn, soybeans, and much more!
Ag in the Classroom
Farm Based Education
High School Education
Maryland Agriculture Showcase
Middle School and Natural Resources Education
Mobile Science Labs
Post Secondary Education
Project Green Classrooms
Maryland Agriculture License Plate
Revenues generated by the sale of the Ag Tag help underwrite the expense of nearly all of the Foundation’s programs and educational outreach activities. Purchase Ag Tags from the Motor Vehicle Administration for $20.
Eligible vehicles are cars, trucks up to 26,000 GVW, landscape & equipment trailers, RVs, farm trucks, handicap plates, and boat trailers.