January 23, 2019 Academics

Career Academy and Chamber kickoff “The Year of Ag in Siouxland”

The Siouxland Chamber of Commerce Ag Committee has declared 2019 “The Year of Ag in Siouxland” and will kick off the year’s events with a movie screening of “Food Evolution.”

The screening will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Sioux City Career Academy, 627 Fourth St. The screening date coincides with the recent launch of the Ag Pathway at the Career Academy on Jan. 17.

Area Future Farmers of America chapters have been invited to attend the screening to tour the Career Academy, learn more about the Ag Pathway, check out virtual reality equipment and learn more about internships and job shadowing opportunities. The high school students will also get the opportunity to meet and network with ag industry leaders.

The movie screening was made possible by Farm Credit Services of America, Western Iowa Tech Intermediary Network, the Sioux City Career Academy and the Siouxland Chamber.

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By Dolly Butz