Each year, on the first day of spring, the country celebrates National Ag Day. The theme for National Ag Day, which will be celebrated on March 20, is “American Agriculture: Abundant. Affordable. AMAZING.”
Ag Day was created to recognize - and celebrate - the contribution of agriculture in our everyday lives. During National Ag Week, March 14-20, 2010, activities are held across the nation to educate all Americans, particularly young people, of the importance of American agriculture. Other high-profile events are held in Washington, D.C., to highlight agriculture's impact among legislators and other leaders.
The Agriculture Council of America (ACA) hosts the annual nationwide event to recognize agriculture's contributions to America's economy and culture. ACA expresses its gratitude for John Deere's continued support and dedication to promoting the bounty and importance of American agriculture by being a premier sponsor.
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