The Girard Unified School District is receiving a $25,000 grant thanks to local farmers.
Girard was named a winner of the America Farmers Grow Rural Education SM program, which allows farmers to nominate their school district for grant awards.
Girard is receiving a $25,000 grant to enhance math and science education.
Liberal R-II in Liberal, Missouri also received $10,000 for a biotechnology enhancement.
More than $2 million in grant money was awarded to 39 states for rural education.