MN AgMag8 hours agoMinnesota Agriculture in the Classroom added 5 new photos.MAITC is having an awesome time at Greenvale Park Elementary in Northfield today! All K-5 students are getting hands-on experience with livestock, planting, farm equipment, pollinators and nutrition.
MN AgMag2 days agoMN Teachers! Looking for CEUs this summer? Check out our Northern MN Teacher Tour. Get a first-hand look into the world of agriculture, hands-on activities, and interactive ideas for all grade levels. Visit sites in the Grand Rapids/Blackduck area including North Central Ag Research Center, USDA Cold Hardy Facilities, and Little Timber Farms. Register by June 7th! https://minnesota.agclassroom.org/programs/tour.cfm
MN AgMag3 days agoAttention grades 6-8 teachers! Discover the sources of various fish and seafood, compare wild-caught and farm-raised aquaculture systems, and use a simulation to learn how over fishing can damage the ocean ecosystem in this great lesson. #MaitcMatrixMonday Learn more at https://minnesota.agclassroom.org/matrix/lessonplan.cfm?lpid=627&search_term_lp=overfishing
MN AgMag6 days agoMinnesota farmers grow a lot more than corn and soybeans! There are a wide variety of vegetables and melons grown right here in Minnesota. In fact, from collard greens to honeydew melons, vegetables and melons brought in $432.95 million in cash receipts in 2013! #FarmFactFriday