Agricultural Education


Building Career-Interest Pipelines for Youth in the Food, Agricultural, Natural-Resource, and Health Sciences

Clemson Extension Program Team

Agricultural Education

Publication Date

Summer 6-29-2023

Publication Number

LGP 1169


Sustaining youth interest in one or more of the food, agricultural, natural-resource, and health and nutrition (FANH) professions requires career-interest pipelines that begins in elementary school and continue through secondary and post-secondary education. This paper discusses the many groups that conduct educational FANH programs and where more programs and collaboration are needed. Target audiences for this paper are students and adults involved with or interested in some aspect of youth education in the FANH sciences.

Publication Type



Land-Grant Press by Clemson Extension

Publisher City

Clemson, SC

Target Audiences

ag education teachers, Extension county agents, public school teachers and counselors, university faculty, parents, ag organizations and businesses