Following a successful internship program our inaugural year, we expanded it a bit this year. We offered three different internship roles, each with distinct requirements and responsibilities for the upcoming season. The Agricultural Education Internship was designed to help a student interested in pursuing further education or a career in agricultural education to gain experience
Rocker 7 Farm Patch introduces our Educator Farm Introduction Day, crafted for educators in our community. This special event will be held Thursday, July 30th, at 8am (on the farm, of course!), and is FREE to all teachers, administrators, staff and homeschool parents. Do you have questions about Rocker 7 Farm Patch Farm Field Trips?
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Last year, we were taken a bit by surprise when Millennium FFA Advisor Keri Gage contacted us and requested an internship for one of her students, senior Nicole Piech. We previously hadn’t considered the idea for our inaugural season, but we had a great year with Nicole, even as we fumbled through her role on
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Many of you may just be counting down the days remaining on this year’s school calendar, but we know plenty of teachers are already looking ahead to next year and planning everything that will make the school year a wonderful experience for their next group of students. We have good news for all of those
It’s safe to say the first garden crop at Rocker 7 Farm Patch was a success. I mean, look at these beauties! But the very best part of growing a garden this spring? The fact we were able to give it all back to our local food bank, along with tremendous help from Desert Edge
Are you interested in bringing agriculture into your classroom? Did you know Rocker 7 Farm Patch offered guest speaking services to schools and other educational programs? Well, we do! As a certified Arizona educator himself, Brody is passionate about teaching Arizona’s youth about all the farm has to offer. That’s why we want to make
Are you a teacher considering Rocker 7 Farm Patch field trips for your school? We think this chat with Palo Verde Elementary School first grade teacher Julie Kerr may help! Julie was raised on a dairy farm herself, one of many reasons she is passionate about bringing agriculture into her classroom, even with young students.
It’s a big week in our family. Sunday, we celebrated our niece Ainsley’s third birthday (from afar). Monday was our Leyton’s second birthday. Tuesday, we celebrated my mother-in-law’s birthday. And today is my parents’ anniversary. Like I said, a big week. Anyway, it made me realize that I don’t think we ever talked much about birthday