Group shot Farm Credit staff, Jill Clayton

Jill Clayton, Roxboro Community School (RCS) biotechnology teacher was recently awarded a Keeping Agriculture Alive at Roxboro Community School grant from Carolina Farm Credit and is going to give the school's greenhouse a makeover. The greenhouse will be used by members of the Youth Garden Club, Bulldog Blooms, which will launch next semester. Students in the biotech health science courses will be able to use it to tie nutrition and healthy eating into the health science curriculum. Pictured are Roxboro Farm Credit Office staff Christine Howe, Jesse Talley, Clayton, Farm Credit Board of Directors member Clark Newlin, Amanda Perkins and Amber Bowes.


Photo by Kelly Snow