• Introduction to Cooperatives: Videos and Worksheets

    If you're interested in teaching the history, purpose and structure of cooperatives, here are some materials.  Videos can be accessed at https://vimeo.com/album/5629854   One video is a general introduction to coope...
    Michael S. Retallick
    last modified by Michael S. Retallick
  • Ag Econ Help

    I am a second year teacher teaching my first year of Ag Econ. All of the students have had the mandatory econ class required for graduation and know the basics (supply and demand, opportunity costs, scarcity, etc.). I...
    Megan Thurk
    last modified by Megan Thurk
  • Good Resource on Futures and Forward Contract

    MIT OpenCourseWare has lectures on Finance.  If you go to lecture 8-9 at minute 8:46 Dr. Lo will begin talking about Futures and Forward Contracting.  I have attached the lecture notes for this lecture as well.   Ad...
    Diane Cornman
    created by Diane Cornman
  • The Informant

    Has anyone ever used/considered showing the informant in their Ag Business class? It has been several years since I have seen it, so I don't quite remember the quality (language/etc...) and I know that it is not 100% ...
    Kathryn Justus
    created by Kathryn Justus
  • Tax Unit

    I was searching for a customizable unit on Taxes to teach my Ag Business students and discovered this site: Understanding Taxes It provides the following: Access all the great educational content found in the Unde...
    Stephanie Jolliff
    last modified by Stephanie Jolliff
  • Paying Labor in an Entrepreneurship

    I'm not teaching Ag Bus this year, but whenever we get into budgets (enterprise or whole-business), there's always a lot of student debate on why an entrepreneur needs to budget for their own labor.  Part of it is tha...
    Melanie Bloom
    created by Melanie Bloom
  • Great Ag Business Curriculum Resources in another Space

    I saw this in the Ag Economics space and thought I'd share it here too. It's a fantastic resource from one of our members!   Curriculum Information for Introduction to Agribusiness Course
    Parker Bane
    created by Parker Bane
  • Economic System Starter "Activity"

    Often, I've started off my Ag Business courses with a review of economic systems.  One of my favorite activities has been to play monopoly with the students on a modified basis.  I would break the class up into groups...
    Parker Bane
    last modified by Parker Bane
  • Ag Business Worksheets

    Does anyone have any good Cash-Flow worksheets or activities that I could utilize with my Ag Management and Technology Class?  I am looking for some real like examples that kids that work on.  We're just starting our ...
    Kelsey Carlson
    created by Kelsey Carlson
  • Ag Business

    I am currently looking for some powerpoints and worksheet to accompany Agribusiness Decisions and Dollars 2nd ed. by Jack Elliot.  I am currently locked out of my teaching files because the network is down while the r...
    Shelia Schenk
    created by Shelia Schenk