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The Education Center is located in the Wilderness area of the John de la Howe campus. The purpose of the Education Center is to provide agriculturally focused field trips for K-9 education, summer programs, and continuing education opportunities for adults.

Summer Camps 

Camp Applications 

Equine Camp Application can be found here. 

The Aggie Adventure Application can be found here. 

Virtual or In-Person Field Trips

Enhance students' knowledge and experience in the field of agriculture with virtual or in-person field trips focused on environmental & natural resource management, horticulture, and plant and animal systems.

Please email, to schedule a field trip today. 

Adult Education Opportunities

Enjoy workshops and informational sessions featuring professionals in the agriculture industry

To register for these events, email


To be added to the workshop distribution list, please email, 

Facility Use/Rental & Private Events

The Education Center, built in 1988, includes the main building with office spaces, a meeting hall, and an industrial kitchen. Around the main building, there are four classrooms, four primitive camping sites, and access to Lake Thurmond.

To reserve the Education Center, contact Kinsley Miller by email at


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