The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released new crop biotechnology curriculum for high school classrooms. The goal is to get accurate information about agricultural biotechnology in front of teens.
SpaceX’s 21st commercial resupply mission (CRS-21) to the International Space Station, which launched December 5, 2020 from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, carried more than 15 payloads sponsored by the
Science and Our Food Supply Free Supplementary Curriculum for Middle Level and High School Classrooms What captures the interest of students? FOOD! Yes, food can be used to engage students
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Global Hero is a free app to teach the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It features 17 mini-games. There are no ads or in-app fees. It is available
This is a 90-second Virtual Reality game called Nutrients for Life. As players virtually farm they apply N, P, K and water to a field based on 4R Nutrient Stewardship.
Teaching children about agriculture just got easier! Check out this program for agriculture lesson plans, videos, games, recipes, posters and much more! This curriculum-based resource will help elementary students (grades
Tied to Journey 2050, this free farm game allows players to virtually farm from the palm of their hand. Based on real agriculture, players grow crops, raise livestock, craft and
Journey 2050 allows schools to experience agriculture like it’s never been taught before. As Grade 7-12 students explore sustainable agriculture, they make inquiry-based decisions to see the ripple effect on
Join Iowa State University Seed Science Center on a journey around the world to discover the grand collaboration between nature and humanity to feed, clothe, and beautify the world! This
Where is the agriculture in your kitchen? Check out this National Ag Week Scavenger Hunt for a fun, and potentially tasty, way to learn about agriculture in your daily life!
Grassland Oregon has educational videos on YouTube! Check out this video on how plants fix nitrogen. Or this video playlist on cover crops!
USA Science & Engineering Festival’s free X-STEM video library features engaging presentations from some of the most innovative minds in STEM. Click on the button below to watch.
Seed Your Future has teamed up with Scholastic to create science and ELA lessons and activities for grades 6-8. This new BLOOM! campaign provides free eye-catching, fact-based content delivered both
Kevin Falk, Iowa State graduate, explores the utilization and preservation of genetic diversity to make our current and future crops better in his winning video for the American Seed Trade
Home base on the moon. Boot prints on Mars. Visits to asteroids. With the world’s spacefaring nations looking beyond the space station to envision human missions to increasingly distant destinations, scientists have
AgGrad 30 Under 30 celebrates the young professionals shaping the future of agriculture.
Fostering a conversation about innovation in food and agriculture.
Climate change threatens the Salad Bowl of the world. Researchers and plant breeders at UC Davis share how they are using new plant breeding methods to save it. This video