Geneseo Kiwanis Awards Grant for Ag in the Classroom
The Kiwanis Club of Geneseo awarded a grant of $500 to the Henry County Agriculture in the Classroom Program. Jim Ufkin, Kiwanis member, is pictured presenting the check to Paula Janson, Henry County Agriculture in the Classroom Coordinator; and joining them are First Grade students in Mrs. Ernst class at Millikin Elementary School. The Ag in the Classroom program teachers students all about agriculture, from pork and beef to apples and pumpkins, Paula Janson presents programs to students throughout Henry County. The program reaches over 15,000 students each year and is funded by Henry County Farm Bureau Foundation, in conjunction with local sponsors and grants.