Sponsorship & Events

Events & Sponsorship

2017


Fifth Annual Ventura County Farm Day Seeks Sponsors, Mascot

Ventura, Calif.—(March 27, 2017)–The 5th Annual Ventura Farm Day, set for Saturday, November 4, is seeking sponsors. During Farm Day, more than 20 Ventura County farms open their doors and invite the public to learn how their food is grown.   Read More  »


SEEAG Receives Grant From Reiter Affiliated Companies

Ventura, Calif. (January 23, 2017) — Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG), a nonprofit organization that helps young students understand and appreciate the origins of their food, has received a $5,000 grant from Reiter Affiliated Companies (RAC).   Read More  »

2016


SEEAG Awarded USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant

Ventura, Calif. (December 19, 2016)– Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG), a nonprofit organization that helps young students understand and appreciate the origins of their food, has been awarded a USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant through the California Department of Food and Agriculture.   Read More  »


4th Annual Ventura County Farm Day Attracts Thousands

Ventura, Calif. (December 8, 2016)—Last month, more than 20 Ventura County farms opened their doors and invited the public to experience a day of agricultural learning firsthand. This free, popular event attracted over 6,000 visitors who connected with their farming neighbors.   Read More  »


4th Annual Ventura County Farm Day: November 5

Ventura, Calif. (Oct. 6, 2016)—The 4th Annual Ventura Farm Day will take place Saturday, November 5. On Farm Day, more than 20 Ventura County farms open their doors and invite the public to experience a day of agricultural learning firsthand.   Read More  »


Ventura Farm Day Kicks Off With A Food and Farm Film Fest, November 4

Ventura, Calif. (October 5, 2016)—This year’s Ventura County Farm Day (November 5) will kick off a day early with its first Food and Farm Film Fest, Friday, November 4 at Mission Park in downtown Ventura. The free,   Read More  »


Coldwater Canyon to Perform at Ventura County Farm Day Barbeque, November 5

Ventura, Calif. (October 5, 2016)—The fourth annual Ventura County Farm Day, November 5, is a day where the public is invited to visit the farms in their own backyards to get a firsthand look at how farms in the area grow the food that feeds us.   Read More  »


Date Announced for 4th Annual Ventura County Farm Day

Ventura, Calif. (Aug. 29, 2016)—The 4th Annual Ventura Farm Day will take place Saturday, November 5. On Farm Day, more than 20 Ventura County farms open their doors and invite the public to experience a day of agricultural learning firsthand.   Read More  »


Veteran Farmers of America Receives $20,000 Grant

Ventura County, Calif.— Veteran Farmers of America (VFA) has received a $20,000 grant from Swords to Plowshares, an organization founded in 1974 to help heal the wounds of war and restore dignity, hope, and self-sufficiency to veterans in need.   Read More  »


Sixth Annual Agricultural Day Golf Tournament Set For June 27

Camarillo, Calif. (May 24, 2016)–The sixth annual Ventura County Agricultural Day Golf Tournament will be on Monday, June 27 at the Spanish Hills Country Club in Camarillo. Money raised by the tournament helps support Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture’s (SEEAG) 100% cost-free agricultural education programs for kids and community members in Ventura and Los Angeles counties.   Read More  »


Backgrounder – Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG)

Mission: SEEAG educates students about the farm sources of their food from field to table while connecting them to the farmland in their own backyards.
SEEAG’s Farm-­‐to-­‐Table – The Journey of our Food Program
This free education program provides schools with much-­‐needed agricultural education and field trips to local farms.   Read More  »


Seeag Commit To Expand Its Agricultural Education Program To Reach 1000 Los Angeles County Students

(Ventura, CA) – Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG) is proud to commit to the Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI America) to expand its agricultural education program, Farm-to-Table – The Journey of Our Food From Field to Fork,   Read More  »


Veterans Find New Mission in Agriculture

Ventura County, Calif. (February 11, 2016)—Veterans coming home from military service can now take part in a new mission—that of growing food to feed their community—thanks to a new organization, Veteran Farmers of America (VFA) and Ventura County farmers.   Read More  »

2015


SEEAG Adds New “Farm to Table” Education Venue – Petty Ranch in Saticoy

Ventura, Calif. (Dec. 21, 2015)–Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG) is launching a new “Farm Lab” at Petty Ranch in Saticoy. SEEAG, founded in 2008, provides free agricultural education programs including field trip to local farm to elementary schools in southern California.   Read More  »

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