In February, we launched the Cultivate Community competition. Open to all college students in the United States, it tasked students and student groups with submitting an idea that and helps feed the surrounding community, no matter how big or small.
Wheels up for Africa! The 2019 class of students chosen to participate in the Land O’Lakes Global Food Challenge Emerging Leaders for Food Security™ Program depart Friday, June 14, to learn more about agricultural practices in Tanzania and South Africa. The prime focus of the trip is to learn more about the challenge of global hunger and to share the program’s mission of ending food insecurity.
Logan Glassburn, from Earl Park, Indiana, studies Agricultural Education with minors in Crop Science and Organizational Leadership at Purdue University. The daughter of two teachers, Logan understood the importance of education at a young age. Through her involvement in 4-H and FFA, Logan developed her own passion for education. This Boilermaker is excited to work amongst the six emerging leaders for food security to develop strategies of education and advocacy that will make a difference in the biggest cities in the United States and the smallest villages across the world.