Information Covered

-A definition of agriculture

-Discussion about Illinois products, careers, transportation, and the USDA MyPlate

-Food, fuel, fiber industry facts

-Review of renewable and non-renewable resources and agricultural best management practices 

-Hands-on games to keep students engaged

- Colorful PowerPoint provides illustrations and data during presentation

-A teacher packet of follow-up activities (new theme yearly)

-Video that discusses agriculture; including urban gardening, farming, agriculture careers, and Illinois farm products

Look It's a Whachamajig from Cook County Farm Bureau on Vimeo.