The National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization (NAITCO) and National Grange Foundation have selected New Mexico agriculture education instructor Shae Devers, and her Valencia FFA Chapter, as the recipient of its 2022 Partnership in Agricultural Literacy Award.
 
“The Grange Foundation is proud to present this award each year, and winners like Shae Devers and Valencia FFA keep amazing us with their passion, creativity and impact on both the children and communities they serve.” -Betsy Huber, Grange Foundation president.
 
Shae Devers
 
New Mexico agriculture education instructor Shae Devers and her Valencia FFA Chapter are being honored for their dedication and efforts in a collaborative project with New Mexico AITC.  Ms. Devers and her FFA chapter scheduled programs in local elementary schools to present agricultural literacy lessons.  In 2021 the chapter members presented to more than 650 students.
2022 Partnership in Agricultural Literacy Award Winner