Harley-Melvin-Sanborn School district awarded grant

September 15, 2015

A LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICT HAS BEEN AWARDED A SIZABLE GRANT THROUGH THE MONSANTO COMPANY. THE HARTLEY-MELVIN-SANBORN DISTRICT IS THE RECIPIENT OF A $10,000 GRANT THROUGH THE AMERICA’S FARMERS GROW RURAL EDUCATION PROGRAM.

COMPANY REPRESENTATIVES WILL PRESENT A CHECK TO SCHOOL OFFICIALS DURING A CEREMONY AT 6:45 P.M. FRIDAY PRIOR TO THE START OF THE FOOTBALL GAME AT THE FIELD IN HARTLEY. LOCAL FARMERS WHO NOMINATED THE SCHOOL FOR THE EVENT WILL ALSO BE ON HAND.

THE DISTRICT PLANS TO USE THE FUNDS TO IMPLEMENT CURRICULUM FOR AN AGRICULTURE SCIENCE EDUCATION ANIMAL SCIENCE PROGRAM.