Agriculture in the Classroom NL (AITC-NL), is a not for profit, Registered Canadian charity and is part of the national organization Agriculture in the Classroom Canada. AITC-NL is hosted by the NL Federation of Agriculture. AITC-NL is designed to work in partnership with Newfoundland and Labrador educators and agriculture professionals.
AITC-NL is intended to connect youth with agriculture and help Newfoundland and Labrador children increase their awareness of where our food comes from, how it is grown, the environmental impacts and understanding of why our food system is essential in society.
Our vision is to connect youth to agriculture through education.
AITC-NL will take a leadership role in developing competencies and offering educational programs and resources that promote agriculture awareness in youth. AITC-NL will deliver the message that agriculture is an important contributor to our economy, the health of our communities, and the sustainability of our food system.
Grow and Explore
Learn about this Province's agriculture sector with our teaching resources.
Virtually visit and learn
about our beautiful and productive farms.
We participate in many
events throughout the year. Here's the latest.
Little Green Thumbs
An opportunity for students
& teachers to become food producers in the classrooms.
Agriculture In The Classroom Newfoundland and Labrador is a registered charity (#819491788RR0001). AITC-NL programs and events are constantly growing and expanding to reach more schools, classes, and students.
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor of our programs and events, you can donate here:
AITC-NL uses CanadaHelps to make donating safe and easy.
For further information; please contact:
Little Green Thumbs Coordinator
Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Agriculture
1147 Topsail Road, Suite #4
Mount Pearl, NL
Phone: (709) 747-5707
Fax: (709) 747-8827