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Agriculture - General

4-H Youth Development Materials
A Guide to Food and Fiber Systems Literacy
Acres of Adventures Activity Guides
Addressing Early Misconceptions About Agriculture
Addressing Misconceptions About Agriculture
NEW After School Agriculture Activities and Lessons
Ag Bag Lessons
Ag Bites
Ag Mag
NEW Ag Mags
Ag Trivia Challenge Game
Ag, Paper Plates, & You
Agricultural Research
Agriculture and Natural Resource Publications Catalog
AgroWorld E-zine
All About Agriculture in the U.S.
America's Heartland
An Ag Interview
APSnet Education Center
Bet the Farm
California Agricultural Resource Directory
California Bingo
California Bountiful Magazine
California Grown Classroom Activities
California Heartland
Cornucopia's Challenge
Cream of the Crop
Dig in!
NEW E.A.T. Foundation
Education and Outreach
Farm Service Agency for Kids
Farming Game
FFA Learn Center Website
NEW Food and Farm Facts
Food and Farm Facts Booklet
NEW Food and Farm Facts Educator's Guide
Food and Farm Facts Lesson Plans
Food and Farm Facts Pencils
Food and Farm Facts Poster Kit
Food, Land & People
Imagine this... Story Writing Contest
Kids' Corner
Minnesota AgMag
NEW My American Farm Coloring Book
National Ag Day Planning Guide
National FFA Organization
NEW PBS Learning Media Website
Schools Online
NEW Senses on the Farm Educator's Guide
Slice Kit
NEW Specialty Crop Ag Mag
Ten Things Kids Want to Know About Farming
NEW Ten Things Kids Want to Know About Farming: Educator's Guide
The Man Who Fed the World: Teacher's Guide
United States National Agricultural Library
Utah Agriculture in the Classroom Website

Air Quality
Blue Sky, Brown Sky . . . It's Up to You!


Alfalfa Fact and Activity Sheet
Alfalfa: A Home for Animals and Ice Cream for People


Almond Fact and Activity Sheet
Almond Information Sheets
An Almond Story
NEW An Almond Story Video & Workbook


Ant Homes Under the Ground


Apple Ag Mag
NEW Apple Agriculture Fact Sheet
NEW Apple Commodity Reader
Apples Here!
California Apple Commission
Golden Delicious: A Cinderella Apple Story
NEW The Appealing Apple
U.S. Apple Association


Artichokes Fact and Activity Sheet


Elementary-Level Educational Curriculum Guide
Secondary-Level Educational Curriculum Guide
NEW The Modern Aerial Applicator


Avocado Fact and Activity Sheet


Bats Incredible!


Dry Bean Fact and Activity Sheet

Beef Cattle

Basics About Beef
Beef Ag Mag
Beef Ag Mag
Beef Ag Mag Teacher's Guide
NEW Beef Commodity Reader
Beef Fact and Activity Sheet
Cattle Country
Celebrate America
NEW Life on a Cattle Ranch: A Child's Perspective
Things We Can Learn From a Cow and a Worm
Wow That Cow


Buzzing a Hive
Honey Bee Coloring Book
Honey Bee Life Cycle Chart
Honey Bee Study Prints


Biotechnology Ag Mag
Biotechnology at Your Desktop CD-ROM
Biotechnology in the Field
Biotechnology Industry Organization
Biotechnology Institute
Bringing Biotechnology to Life Video
Council for Biotechnology Information
Exploring Biodiversity: The Search for New Medicines
Food Biotechnology: A Communications Guide to Improving Understanding
Genetic Engineering in California Agriculture
Genetically Modified Crops: Resources for Environmental Literacy
NEW High-Tech Harvest: Genetic Engineering and the Environment
Seed Biotechnology Center Website
Virtual Plant Biotechnology and Genomics Laboratory


Flying WILD
Native Bird Connections
Understanding Avian Influenza


Blueberry Power! Menu Activities
Get the Scoop on Blueberries Poster
Learning Activity Sheets
U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council


NEW BSA's Classroom
Plants Database
Primarily Plants
Root-Vue Farm
Sensational Springtime
The Budding Botanist: Investigations With Plants
Wisconsin Fast Plants/Bottle Biology Notes


Magic Dough Show Breadmake Box


Cantaloupe Fact and Activity Sheet


Agriculture: The Natural Choice
American Chemical Society
Bringing Agriculture to Life
California Colleges
Career Ag Mag
Career Opportunities in Wood Science and Technology
Careers in Botany
Careers in Plant Pathology
Choose Horticulture
Discover Futures in Agricultural, Food, and Biological Engineering
Grow Your Future
Grow Your Future
Incorporating Agriculture into Academia
Living Science
North Valley and Mountain Biotechnology Center
Society of American Florists
Soils Sustain Life
Work in the Woods Career Brochure


Fresh Carrots Fact and Activity Sheet
Grimmway Farms


Cow to Calcium Virtual Tour
Daisy's Dairy ABC's All About Cheese
The Story of California Milk; The Cheesemakers


California's Perfect Snack
Cherry Fact Sheet
Cherry Marketing Institute


NEW Eggsercise Book
Embryology: Chick Development Poster
Poultry and Egg Production Curriculum
Poultry and Egg Shell Grading for Quality Teachers Kit
Poultry Youth Activity Guide Set


A "Sour" Subject
Citrus Fruits Fact and Activity Sheet


Agricultural Fact and Activity Sheets


Corn Ag Mag
Corn Fact and Activity Sheet
NEW Corn Fact Book
Crazy About Corn
Exploring Corn!
National Corn Growers Association
Popcorn and Maize
The MAiZe
The Popcorn Program


Be Ag Smart! The Cotton Connection
Cotton and the Consumer
Cotton and the Water Connection
Cotton and U.S. Currency
NEW Cotton Commodity Reader
Cotton Counts
Cotton Fact and Activity Sheet
Cotton's Journey: A Field Trip in a Box
Cotton: From Field to Fabric
Cotton: The Perennial Patriot
The Many Faces of Cotton
The Story of Cotton
What Can You Make With a Bale of Cotton?


Sons of the San Joaquin


Exploring Cranberries


Crop Cards
NEW Seed Soil Sun Educator's Guide


Dairy Cattle Youth Activity Guide Set
NEW Dairy Commodity Reader
Dairy Fact and Activity Sheet
Discover Dairy
Milk Matters: Discovering Dairy
The Milk Makers


California Dates

Dried Plums

Dried Plums Fact and Activity Sheet


Agriculture Counts
NEW California's Economy: Natural Choices
Change for a Dollar
Council for Economic Education
Food Economics and Consumer Choice
Foundation for Teaching Economics
Hands on Banking Website
NEW The Dollars and Sense of Food Production

Education - General

CDE Press
Lesson Plan of the Day


Cel-egg-brate with Seasons
Crack Open This Egg
Egg Products Reference Guide
NEW Egg Reader
Eggs 101: A Video Project
Eggs Eggs Everywhere
Eggs... Fact or Fiction
Embryology Helper's Guides
From the Inside Out!
It's All in An Egg!
Shelly and Shelldon's Eggscellent Adventure


Biomass/Renewable Energy Lesson Plans
Clean Energy Farming: Cutting Costs, Improving Efficiencies, Harnessing Renewables
NEW Fields of Energy Video
Go Green!
The NEED Program


NEW A Day In My Life
Agriculture and the Environment
California Regional Environmental Education Community (CREEC)
California's Green
Caretakers All
Create from Waste!
NEW Cycle of Life
Cycles of Knowing and Growing
Disney's Planet Challenge
Exploring Environmental Issues: Biodiversity
Exploring Environmental Issues: Focus on Risk
Exploring Environmental Issues: Places We Live
Exploring Environments
NEW Exploring Your Environment
Field Detectives: Investigating Playground Habitats
NEW From Field to Table
Global Connections: Forests of the World
Inside-Out: Environmental Science in the Classroom and the Field
Keepers of the Earth, Native American Stories and Environmental Activities for Children
National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD)
Pollinators and Pesticide Stewardship
Project Learning Tree
Schoolyard Ecology


Western Fairs Association

Farm Animals

NEW Busy Barnyard Educator Guide
Exploring Farm Animals
NEW Farm Animals Educator's Guide
Smithsonian National Zoological Park

Farm Equipment

John Deere
Simple and Complex Machines in Agriculture

Farm Safety

Farm Safety 4 Just Kids Catalog

Farmers Markets

NEW Accurate Ag Books: Farmers' Markets
All About Farmers' Markets: A Teaching Guide for Classrooms, Camps, and Community Programs
California Federation of Certified Farmers' Markets
NEW From a Farm Near You Bulletin Board Kit


Agriculture and Culture of Costa Rica
California Fertilizer Foundation
Fertilizer 101
Fertilizer Facts Poster
Fun with the Plant Nutrient Team
Nitrogen... for People and the Environment
Nutrients for Life Website
Phosphorus... for People and the Environment
Plant Nutrient Fact and Activity Sheets
Potassium... for People and the Environment


It's a PUZZLEment!

Field Trip Ideas

AGRIscapes at Cal Poly Pomona University
AgVentures! Learning Center & Museum
Amy's Farm Tours
Ardenwood Historic Farm
Barnyard Reading Programs
California Citrus State Historic Park
Countryside Farms
County Fairs
NEW Devil's Gulch Ranch
Elkus Ranch
Emma Prusch Farm Park
Exeter Agriculture Tours
Fairview Gardens and the Center for Urban Agriculture Farm-to-School Programs
Fairytale Town
Farm Trails
Fog Willow Science Farm
Forestry Center
Garden Classroom Field Trips
Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park
Haag Farm
Heidrick Ag History Center
Hidden Villa Farm
Hilmar Cheese Company Visitor Center
Huntington Botanical Gardens
Hurst Ranch
NEW Loma Vista Farm
Luther Burbank Home & Gardens
NEW Meyers Water Bank and Wildlife Project
Micke Grove County Park
National Steinbeck Center
Occidental Arts and Ecology Center
NEW Orange County Great Park
Pumpkin Patch at Historic Cobb Ranch
Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden
Researching Biotechnology Solutions for Agriculture
Rose Hills Foundation Conservatory for Botanical Science
Squaw Valley Herb Gardens
NEW Sunol Ag Park
Tanaka Farms
The Center for Land-Based Learning
The Farm
The Flower Fields?
The Gardens at Heather Farm
The Hamburger Farm
The Pizza Farm
The Pumpkin Farm
The UC Davis Children's Garden Program and Ecological Garden
Turtle Bay Exploration Park
UC Davis Arboretum Outdoor Education Program
UC Hansen Agricultural Center at the Faulkner Farm/UC Cooperative Extension
University of California Botanical Garden
University of California Desert Research and Extension Center
Yolo Basin Foundation


California Cut Flower Commission
Cut Flowers Fact and Activity Sheet

Food Safety

Food Safety Music
Food Safety: From Farm to Fork
Science and Our Food Supply: Investigating Food Safety From Farm to Table
Scrub Club
NEW The Great Food Fight
NEW Understanding Our Food Communications Tool Kit Leader Guide
USDA Food Safety Mobile Coloring Book

Food Science

Foods Youth Activity Guide Set
NEW It's All About the Food

Forestry and Forest Resources

Accurate Ag Books: The Tree Farmer
Educational Posters
Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood
Forest Resources Fact and Activity Sheet
NEW Forest Resources Fact Sheet
Forestry Field Studies: A Manual for Science Teachers
Forestry Institute for Teachers
Forestry Youth Activity Guide Set
Forests and the Carbon Cycle
Forests For All
Forests Today, Tomorrow & Forever
Hot Topics: Wildfires & You
Idaho Forest Products Commission
International Paper
Natural Inquirer
Our Forests Give Us....
Shelterwood: Discovering the Forest
Tag Along With Twig, A Woodland Adventure
Talk About Trees
The Life of the Forest
Tree Bookmarks
Visual ForesterTM in the Classroom


California Fruit Raps
California Rare Fruit Growers
Fresh King, Inc.
Harvest of the Month
The Fruit Flies' Picnic


A Garden Plot: The Tale of Peter Rabbit
NEW Books in Bloom
NEW Burpee Home Gardens 'I Can Grow' Guide
Can You Dig It?
Children's Gardens: A Field Guide for Teachers, Parents, and Volunteers
Common Ground Garden Program
CROP Circles
EarthBox? Instructional School Gardens
Easy Garden Raised Planting Beds, Cold Frames & More
NEW Eating From the Garden
From Seed to Seed: Plant Science for K-8 Educators
Garden Habitats: Fourth Grade Science Investigation
Garden of Learning
Garden Signs
Gardening Curriculum
NEW Gardening for Grades
Gardens for Learning: Creating and Sustaining Your School Garden
Getting Started: A Guide for Creating School Gardens as Outdoor Classrooms
Green Thumbs
Growing Good Kids (sm)
GrowLab: A Complete Guide to Gardening in the Classroom
GrowLab: Activities for Growing Minds
Kids in the Garden
Life Lab Curriculum
Literature in the Garden
Master Gardener Volunteer Training Program
Math in the Garden
MiMi's Garden: iT'S A KiD THiNG!
Native American Gardening, Stories, Projects, and Recipes for Families
School Garden Start-Up Guide
Schoolyard Mosaics
Science of Gardening
Steps to a Bountiful Kids' Garden
Teams with Intergenerational Support, Focus on Gardening and Nutrition (TWIGS)
The Garden Game
Unearthing Garden Mysteries, Experiments for Kids
WE Garden Lesson Packet
Western Growers Foundation


From Genes to Jeans
Garden Genetics: Teaching With Edible Plants
Virtual DNA Fingerprinting Laboratory
Where'd You Get Those Genes?


NEW California: A Changing State
Food for Thought
National Geographic Society


Dairy Goat Youth Activity Guide Set
Life on a Goat Farm
Meat Goat Youth Activity Guide Set


NEW Pumpkin Commodity Reader


NEW Go for Grains: 10 Whole Grain Lessons


California Grapes
California Table Grape Commission
Table Grapes Fact and Activity Sheet


Construct a Greenhouse
School Greenhouse Guide


American Mint
Squaw Valley Herb Gardens


Agricultural History
NEW Agriculture and Industrial Development in the United States
America the Bountiful
California's Gold
Celebrate America
Growing a Nation: The Story of American Agriculture
Harvest of History Website
Outstanding in their Fields: California Women Farmers
The Old Farmer's Almanac
What's Cooking America Website


The Honey Files: A Bee's Life


American Quarter Horse Materials
NEW Horse Ag Mag
Junior Master Horseman Curriculum
Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders' and Exhibitors' Association


American Horticultural Society
NEW Investigations in Horticulture
Operation WATER: Dr. Thistle Goes Underground


Classroom Hydroponic Plant Factory Curriculum
Exploring Classroom Hydroponics


Entomology Youth Activity Guide Set
Garden Pollinators: Third Grade Science Exploration
Insect Lore


Kiwifruit Educational Resources


Ladybug! Ladybug! A Curriculum Activity Guide


Agricultural Awareness Through Poetry
Green Eggs and Agriculture
Imagine this... Stories Inspired by Agriculture


NEW Livestock Ag Mag
Livestock Cards


GEMS - Great Explorations in Math and Science
Math in the Garden
Population Education Resources


Mineral Bookmarks
Mineral Information Institute


Educator's Mushroom Growth Kit
Mushroom Fact and Activity Sheet


Agri-Licious Farm Smart Melodies
Dirt Made My Lunch
Musical Plays for Musically Timid Teachers
Singing in Our Garden

Native Plants

California Native Plant Society


Ag Alert
Capital Press Agriculture Weekly Newspaper
What's Growin' On?


NEW 5 Minute Fruit and Vegetable Activities
Activity and Eating: Small Steps to a Healthier You
Alexander's Enrichment Activities
BreakFAST & Jump To It!
Building a Healthy Me
Deal Me In... food and fitness
NEW Essential Nutrients 5-Piece Poster Set
Exercise Your Options
Feeding Minds, Fighting Hunger
Fit for a Princess
Food for Thought: Nutrition Across the Curriculum
Food Pyramid Bingo
Food, Culture, and Reading
Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Photo Cards
Fruit & Veggie Color Bingo
Fruit and Vegetable Flash Cards
Fruits and Vegetables for Health
NEW Fuel Up to Play 60
NEW Garden Heroes Activities Book
NEW Garden Heroes Plush Characters
Healthy Choices, Healthy Me!
Healthy Classroom Parties
Healthy Eating and Exercise
NEW How Did That Get In My Lunchbox? The Story of Food Educator's Guide
How to Teach Nutrition to Kids
Los Angeles Unified School District - Network for a Healthy California
Memory-Match Ups Games
My Very Own Pizza
NEW MyPlate: Food Guide Plate for Kids
MyPyramid: Food Guide Pyramid for Kids
National Dairy Council
NEAT Solutions Catalog
Network for a Healthy California: Children's Power Play! Campaign: School Idea & Resource Kits
Nutrition Ag Mag
Nutrition Fun with Brocc & Roll
Nutrition Lessons
Nutrition Pathfinders
PCI Photo Bingo
Power Up For Learning: A Physical Activity Supplement to the School Idea & Resource Kit
Power Up with Lean Beef
Produce for Better Health Foundation
School Idea & Resource Kits
Shaping Up My Choices
Simply in Season
The Farmer Grows a Rainbow


California Olive Industry


Potandon Produce

Organic Foods

The Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems


Cling Peaches Fact and Activity Sheet
Peach Power


All About Peanuts and Peanut Butter
The Adventures of Buddy McNutty


Pear Bureau Northwest
Pears Fact and Activity Sheet

Pest Management

California Department of Pesticide Regulation
NEW Meet the Beneficials: Natural Enemies of Garden Pests
UC IPM Online
What's Bugging You?


Pistachios Fact and Activity Sheet


Pizza Ag Mag
NEW Pizza Commodity Reader


A Hog Ate My Homework: Activity Book
A Peek at Pork
Pigs and Pork in the Story of Agriculture: Educator's Guide
Pigs: an A to Z Book--Educator's Guide
NEW Pork Ag Mag
NEW Pork Commodity Reader
Pork Teaching Resources
Swine Youth Activity Guide Set
The Amazing Pig


Popular Potatoes
Potandon Produce


A Story About Raisins
California Raisins


Rice and the Water Connection
Rice Fact and Activity Sheet
Rice Information


California Science Teachers Association
Linking Food and the Environment (LiFE): Farm to Table & Beyond
Linking Food and the Environment (LiFE): Growing Food
Linking Food and the Environment (LiFE): Growing Food
NEW NSTA Learning Center
Outdoor Science: A Practical Guide
Science Fair and Lesson Ideas
Science in Your Shopping Cart
The Growing Classroom: Garden-Based Science Activity Guide
Veterinary Science Youth Activity Guide Set
Whiz Kid Activities


American Sheep Industry Association
Sheep Youth Activity Guide Set
NEW Wool & Sheep Activity Book


Careers in Agronomy: Growing Your Future
Cartoon Booklets
NEW DIG IT! The Secrets of Soil
Exploring Science: Earth Science Series
NEW Life and Death with Decomposers
Soil Biology Primer
Soil Stories: Second Grade Science Exploration
NEW The Dirt on Soil


Bean Team Soy Educational DVD Series
Just the Beginning: The Life of a Young Sprout
Soybean Ag Mag
Soybean Crayons
Soybean Science Kit
NEW Soybeans Commodity Reader
Soybeans in the Story of Agriculture: Educator's Guide
Soybeans: an A to Z Book--Educator's Guide
Super Soybeans Lesson Booklet
Teach Me About Soybeans


California Agriculture
Farmland Information Center
NASS Education and Outreach
That Was Then, This Is Now


Activity Book and Strawberry Lesson Plans
NEW Red Blossom's TraceBack Technology
Strawberries Fact and Activity Sheet


Sugar, Nutrition and Physical Activity Materials


Germination Lesson
The Life and Adventures of Jack Sprout
The Story of the Sunflower

Sustainable Agriculture

A Whole-Farm Approach to Managing Pests
Alternative Farming Systems Information Center
Community Alliance with Family Farmers
Diversifying Cropping Systems
Exploring Sustainability in Agriculture
Farm to School Website
Food Routes
Heifer International
How to Conduct Research on Your Farm or Ranch
In the Garden with Dr. Carver
Marketing Strategies for Farmers and Ranchers
National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service
Nourishing the Planet in the 21st Century
Profitable Pork: Alternative Strategies for Hog Producers
Profitable Poultry: Raising Birds on Pasture
Rangeland Management Strategies
Sustainable Agriculture Resources and Programs for K-12 Youth
The New American Farmer: Profiles of Agriculture Innovation
Transitioning to Organic Production
United States Department of Agriculture: Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education


Processing Tomatoes Fact and Activity Sheet


Real Trees 4 Kids!
Seed to Seedling
What Tree Is That?


Presidential Turkey Activity Guide
Turkey Production


NEW Food Fun: from Apples to Zucchini
Fresh King, Inc.
Harvest of the Month
Leafy Greens Council
Spinach Fact Sheet


Cal Walnut's Crossword Fun
Crack the Code with Cal Walnut Activity Sheet
Walnut Information
Walnuts Fact and Activity Sheet


Agricultural Water Fact and Activity Sheet
NEW Agua Pura: Exploring Salmon and Steelhead in California Communities
California Groundwater Map
California Water Map
California's Water Problems
California's Water Story
Conserve Water Educator's Guide
Conserve Water Student Booklet
Discover Ground Water and Springs Student Activity Booklet
Discover Storm Water Children's Activity Booklet
NEW Exploring Water
Farm Water for Kids Activity Book and Stickers
Farm Water Works
Give Water A Second Chance... Re-Cycle It!
Healthy Water, Healthy People Student Booklet
KIDS: Discovering Drought
KIDS: Watershed Protection
NEW Liquid Gold: California's Water
Project Water Science
Project WET
Sierra to Sea Website
Smart Water Use on Your Farm or Ranch
NEW State Water Supply
NEW Struggles with Water
NEW The Colorado River
The Delta Map
The Fountains of Columbia
The Sacramento Valley
The San Joaquin Valley
There's No New Water!
Understanding Invasive Aquatic Weeds
NEW Understanding Water Activity Book
Water Cycle Poster
Water Education Materials
Water Fact Book: California Agriculture and its Uses of Water
Water Fact Card
Water Facts
Water on the Edge
Water on the Farm is Food for the Table
Water Precious Water
Watershed Protection Student Activity Booklet
Waves, Wetlands, and Watersheds
Where Does Your Water Come From? The Drinking Water Source Book


National Watermelon Promotion Board Website
Watermelon: Educational Activity Pages


Earth Book: Hydrosphere, Geosphere, Atmosphere and Their Interactions
Farmers' Almanac Themed Activities
National Weather Service Website
Weather Sense: Temperature, Air Pressure, and Wind


NEW Wheat Commodity Reader
Wheat Packet


Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program
Project WILD K-12 Curriculum and Activity Guide
NEW The Isolation of Species
Wildlife in the Garden


Wool Packet


Compost, By Gosh!
EarthWorm Digest
The Adventures of Herman the Worm
The Worm Cafe: Mid-Scale Vermicomposting of Luncheon Waste
Worm Bin Creatures Alive Through the Microscope Video
Worm-a-way Vermicomposting Kit
Wormania! Video
Worms Eat My Garbage
Worms Eat Our Garbage: Classroom Activities for a Better Environment