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SEEAG Receives $55,000 Grant From Dignity Health St. John’s Hospitals

SEEAG Receives $55,000 Grant From Dignity Health St. John’s Hospitals

Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG) was selected to receive a $55,000 grant from St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital (SJPVH) and St. John’s Regional Medical Center (SJRMC), members of Dignity Health. According to a UCLA study, about 35 percent of children are considered overweight or obese in Ventura County, with higher rates in poorer neighborhoods. […]

7th Annual Ventura County Farm Day: “Explore, Learn, Taste” – November 9

7th Annual Ventura County Farm Day: “Explore, Learn, Taste” – November 9

Ventura County farms, ranches, nurseries and other agricultural operations, from organic to conventional, row crops to orchards, will open their doors to the public during the 7th Annual Ventura County Farm Day. On Saturday, November 9, visitors will experience a day of agricultural activities and meet the farmers who grow the food they eat. Farm Day […]

First Annual Santa Barbara County Farm Day

First Annual Santa Barbara County Farm Day

  1ST ANNUAL SANTA BARBARA COUNTY FARM DAY   Saturday, September 28th, 2019 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM   FREE EVENT On Saturday, September 28th from 10 am – 3 pm, fourteen Santa Barbara County farms, ranches, wineries, and agricultural organizations will open their doors and invite the public to experience a day of agricultural […]

Introducing SEEAG’S New Farm Fresh Mobile Classroom

Introducing SEEAG’S New Farm Fresh Mobile Classroom

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SEEAG Seeks Business/Organization Supporters For New Mobile Classroom

SEEAG Seeks Business/Organization Supporters For New Mobile Classroom

As part of its new Ventura County Child Wellness Initiative, Students for Eco-Education & Agriculture (SEEAG) is bringing its message of healthy eating, proper nutrition and daily exercise to classrooms throughout Ventura County using its new 30-foot-long cargo van—the “Farm Fresh Mobile Classroom.” Over the next three years, the mobile classroom van will visit over […]

SEEAG Expands Board, Adds Three New Members

SEEAG Expands Board, Adds Three New Members

Ventura, Calif. (December 17, 2018) — Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG) has expanded its board by adding three new members. Named to the board are Heidi Whitcomb, CEO of Ventura Rental Party & Events, Melinda Beardsley, president of Beardsley & Son and Bradley Dykes, branch manager of Morgan Stanley in Oxnard. For Whitcomb, the […]

SEEAG Receives $218,684 California Dept. of Food & Agriculture Grant

SEEAG Receives $218,684 California Dept. of Food & Agriculture Grant

Ventura, Calif. (November 13, 2018)– Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG) was selected to receive a $218,684 California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) Specialty Crop Block Grant for SEEAG’s “Ventura County Child Wellness Initiative,” a program that is designed to educate and inspire children to eat healthy by adding locally grown Ventura County specialty […]

2018 Farm Day Barbecue – Sold Out Tribute to Local Farming

2018 Farm Day Barbecue – Sold Out Tribute to Local Farming

    By Sheryl Hamlin The Ventura County Farm Day brings locals, farmers, tourists, entrepreneurs, students and families together for an intense day to understand and appreciate “the hands and lands that feed us”. Farm Day is the culmination of a year’s work of agri-education produced by SeeAG, opening eyes to agriculture The event on […]

SEEAG Celebrates 10th Year Anniversary

SEEAG Celebrates 10th Year Anniversary

Ventura, Calif. (October 12, 2018)–Farm industry representatives gathered at Petty Ranch in Saticoy to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG). Formed in 2008, SEEAG helps young students to understand the origins of their food by bridging the gap between agriculture and consumption through its free agricultural education and nutrition programming […]

SEEAG’s Mary Maranville Appointed to NANOE’s 2018 Board of Governors

SEEAG’s Mary Maranville Appointed to NANOE’s 2018 Board of Governors

Ventura, Calif., September 7, 2018 –The National Association of Nonprofit Organizations and Executives (NANOE) appointed Mary Maranville to NANOE’s 2018 Board of Governors. Maranville is founder and CEO of Ventura-based Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG), a nonprofit organization that teaches children about the importance of agriculture and the origins of their food. “Mary joins a working […]

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