How Farmers Learn What They Know

Farmers have to know about all of the different subjects you study in school.
They have to apply math, science, history, computer science, and history in order to be successful farmers.
Farmer Book Image
Sure a farmer can learn some of the things he/she needs to know from books, but some of the best information is learned from first hand experience.

Here are four great ways farmers learn what they need to know.

Family GraphicMany farmers learn what they know from their family, friends, or neighbors who are farmers.

The Farm Bureau

OSU GRAPHIC The Ohio State University Extension Agency


4H LOGO 4-H Youth Organization


Future Farmers of America

Some farmers get a formal education in farming by going to an agricultural college. One thing all farmers agree on is that experienceis the best teacher.

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