Intro to Agriculture in Illinois4th Grade
This free one-hour program will allow students to discover how Illinois agriculture production and processing meets the local and world demand for food, fiber and energy. This hands-on presentation introduces basic agricultural information such as crops and livestock, agriculture’s important relationship with natural resources and the environment and the use of 21st century technology in farming today. Using a farm-to-table model, students will gain an understanding of Illinois ag and the importance of urban and rural farming. Complete with pretest, vocabulary, hands-on activities and presentation.