• Need a short Ag-Holiday Connection Lesson - have a Prezi

    Friday will be a half day of school for us with classes interrupted by assemblies, missing students who left on vacation early and students who are in band or chorus missing from class for the duration of the assembly...
    Robin McLean
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  • Need a Must Read list of books for High School

    I have to have a literacy component to my class. My freshmen read Norman Borlaug's The Man Who Fed The World. Great book!! I need something like that for my sophomores. It can be fictio or non-fiction. I just want it ...
    Kim O'Byrne
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  • Obtaining Free posters??

    I have just moved to a new school.  The previous teacher had old damaged posters, and very few of them.  I want to dress up my new room a bit, but I have very few posters and resources.  Do you know who to contact for...
    tessa gamble
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  • Discussion Guides for Norman Borlaug

    In preparation for the upcoming school year I have decided to really implement a lot of reading/literacy into my agriculture classes.  I would love to use Our Daily Bread as the first book for the semester and I was w...
    Leanna Weimer
    created by Leanna Weimer
  • Beef Breed Association Links

    Certified Angus Beef - Angus beef at its best   American Angus Association - Angus Education Center   Hereford Education Center   Producer Education - Beef USA
    Annette Weeks
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  • Good Byproduct Websites?

    Anyone have some good web links to agricultural byproducts. I started a Symbaloo for use with my students and wanted to add more. I know I've seen some just never bookmarked them. Please add your thoughts in a reply. ...
    Robin McLean
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  • Beef

    http://www.beef.org/Here are some websites about Beef   Beef.org   Beef Quality Assurance   Beef Nutrition.org   29 Lean Cuts of Beef   Beef...It's What's For Dinner Montana Beef Council   Pennsylvania Beef C...
    Annette Weeks
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  • Corn

    National Corn Growers Association http://www.ncga.com/home   The Great Corn Adventure.  http://urbanext.illinois.edu/corn/guide.html   Camp Silos. http://www.campsilos.org/mod3/students/index.shtml     Here are som...
    Annette Weeks
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  • Professional Development Opportunity - ISASH Conference on Ag Safety

    The International Society for Agricultural Safety and Health (ISASH) is an organization dedicated to the professional development of individuals interested in agricultural safety and health, providing national and int...
    Julie Fritsch
    created by Julie Fritsch
  • 2012 Job Outlook Guide from AgCareers.com

    This PDF might be good for a unit on ag careers - it is a review of employment trends in agriculture for 2012, and covers top demand career types, industry types by geographic region, educational requirements, etc. Yo...
    Julie Fritsch
    created by Julie Fritsch
  • Monsanto Program Lets Farmers Choose Favorite School District

    America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education For the second year in a row, the Monsanto Fund is gearing-up to invest $2.3 million to strengthen math and science education in rural communities through America’s Farmers Grow...
    Julie Fritsch
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  • Ag Career Profiles - Fact Sheets on 58 High-Demand Ag Careers

    I wanted to share this great resource developed by Illinois FCAE (Facilitating Coordination in Agricultural Education) and AgCareers.com. It's free downloadable PDF fact sheets on 58 high demand agriculture careers.  ...
    Julie Fritsch
    created by Julie Fritsch
  • 2013 The National FFA Organization Notes.pptx

    I use the attached PowerPoint for my FFA Unit in Agriscience.  It is specific to Wisconsin and the Waterford Chapter but these parts can easily be modified by an instructor for their own location.
    Craig A. Kohn
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  • Black Inventor/ Scientist Twitter Page Mini-Project

    First, thanks to Robyn Bechtel for the inspiration through sharing her Animal Science Twitter page template.  This week, to recognize Black History month, I will have my 8th graders exploring an inventor/ scientist wh...
    Robin McLean
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  • Urban Americans (mis)understanding of agriculture

    Here is a great video showing how urban Americans are still not as informed about agriculture as we would like them to be. Use it to agvocate!   http://youtu.be/69OYZ-bQdqs
    Kimberly Bellah
    created by Kimberly Bellah
  • America Before Columbus

    Nat Geo TV is airing a special called "America Before Columbus".  It is a two hour show and talks about the agricultural societies that were present in the Americas before the Europeans introduced small pox, cattle, p...
    Karen Worthington
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  • Ag Safety Videos available Online

    Here is a great site from the National Ag Safety Database of safety videos online.  You can also purchase copies if you don't want to view online. http://www.nasdonline.org/menu/video/video2.html   Here are some of ...
    Alissa Smith
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  • Where Is Your Thanksgiving Dinner Grown?

    Check out this poster from the Tennessee Farm Bureau - it as some great information!   http://www.tnfarmbureau.org/sites/default/files/tmp/trkyday.pdf
    Annette Weeks
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  • The First Thanksgiving Menu

    What Was on the Menu at the First Thanksgiving? | History & Archaeology | Smithsonian Magazine
    Annette Weeks
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  • 10/17 Webinar - Reaching the Next Generation to Sustain Modern Agricultural Practices

    Register for Live Streaming HD Video From Des Moines to your Desktop with this free webinar:   “Reaching the Next Generation to Sustain Modern Agricultural Practices” October 17, 2012 – 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. CT 1...
    Julie Fritsch
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