Nutrients for Life Foundation Florida Regional Representative Tracy Baxter introduces the H2Know interactive case study. Students will explore the science of water quality challenges in Lake Erie. They will watch a video from residents of Toledo Ohio that were part of the water crisis in 2014. Then they will hear from Logan Haake an Ohio farmer and a Precision Agriculture Manager regarding agricultures use of fertilizer and 4R strategies. The 4R's is a sustainable concept implemented to ensure safe environmental practices.
In case you missed our e-lesson last week, take a look of the science behind keeping baseball fields game ready. Nutrients for Life Executive Director Harriet Wegmeyer shares a virtual field trip to the Texas A & M baseball field and explains why crop nutrients are critical to not only the health of the fields, but our players too.
Take a look as our Iowa Representative, Debra Kearney, does an activity from our Properties of the Soil Lesson 2 in our Nourishing the Planet in the 21st Century curriculum.