Texas Farm Bureau awards one teacher annually with the Agriculture in the Classroom Outstanding Teacher Award.
This award is presented to the teacher for their innovative, multi-disciplined and continued efforts to teach students about the importance of agriculture.
A County Farm Bureau must nominate the teacher. Eligibility requirements include:
• Certified PK-12 classroom teachers who actively teach about agriculture
• Any content area is acceptable, with the exception of vocational agriculture
• Previous winners of the award are not eligible. Teachers who have previously applied but weren’t selected may apply again.
The 2019 application period has closed. The next application period will open in summer 2020.
*High school and middle school agricultural science teachers are not eligible.