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MAC Farm Ag Ventures

at the University of Arizona
Maricopa Agricultural Center

It's all happening
at the farm!!

Education field trips for all ages

Hands-on learning experiences

Thousands of participants and growing

 

Program Opportunities

Food, Fish, Farm Experiences September/October
Amazing Corn Festival October/November
Desert Ag-Ventures December/January/February
Water and Science Ag-Ventures March
Garden Ag-Ventures March, April, May

Come and Experience Ag Literacy
and Natural Resource Education in Action

It's All Happening at the Farm!!!

Click here for Directions to the Farm


A Penny for Your Thoughts

  • This has been the most organized field trip we've ever been on. We love it! Teacher, Tempe
  • What a great resource. I never knew the MAC Farm was available. Teacher, Casa Grande
  • We've been to farms before, but this is the most educational. Truly worthwhile. Home school parent
  • I don't want to leave, but I hope we can come back again. Richard, 11 years old
  • I enjoyed that the workers here help children understand what goes on here. Adult volunteer

For Program Reservations Contact:
Victor Jimenez, Maricopa Agricultural Center
Telephone: (520) 568-2273
Cellular Phone: (480) 520-8633
FAX: (520) 568-2556
Email: vjimenez@ag.arizona.edu

Cooperating Partners:

Buckeye Valley Conservation Education Center
Carmen Auza, Auza Farms
Central Arizona Environmental Education Center
Community Volunteers
Custom Farm Service
Irrigation Management Service
Pinal County Cooperative Extension
U.S. Water Conservation Laboratory
Arizona Foundation for Ag Literacy
Pima County Cooperative Extension
Arizona Department of Agriculture
Arizona Nutrition Network
Arizona Beef Council

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Page last revised or reviewed August 1, 2005