July 9, 2020 Staley Museum and Soybeans!

Our video of the call will be located here: https://youtu.be/xfmDh_ZFYD8 Welcome to the Staley Museum https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vBspAXmOvA AE Staley the Man.   From North Carolina Farmer to Baking Soda to Starch to Decatur. https://staleymuseum.com/a-e-staley-bio/ Staley, Muller and Decatur https://staleymuseum.com/staley-mueller-connection/ Soybean Processing  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCeAjEPDwpg Soybean Processing Fact Sheet https://www.ilsoy.org/sites/default/files/media/pdfs/Behind%20the%20Crush%20Infographic.pdf Soybeans and Fuel  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koc9Obhcg_I#action=share History of Soybeans and Soyfoods https://www.soyinfocenter.com/HSS/ae_staley_manufacturing.php Staley today  … Continue reading July 9, 2020 Staley Museum and Soybeans!

Pork Field Trip-July 2 with Zach Perkins, 2020 Illinois Pork Ambassador

Our recorded Zoom Presentation is available at https://youtu.be/hUdoYfanVW8 Zach's field trip video! https://youtu.be/aG22S3PoaOc Pork Nutrient Cycle https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EiD2L3bGSE8 Illinois AITC  Pork Ag Mag Illinois AITC Pork Reader Illinois AITC Pork Young Readers Breeds of Pigs  Animal Cares-Pork Cares Pork Bi-Products https://www.ted.com/talks/christien_meindertsma_how_pig_parts_make_the_world_turn?language=en Books! Pig 05049 by Christine Meindertsma Pigs and Pork in the Story of Agriculture by … Continue reading Pork Field Trip-July 2 with Zach Perkins, 2020 Illinois Pork Ambassador

June 30 Training–The 3-Legged Stool: Sustainability in Agriculture

Here is the recording of our Zoom Session: https://youtu.be/6nEfKzuNUVo We had some technical difficulties with a couple of our videos about farm sustainability. Those videos are linked below. We encourage you to watch these short videos to learn more about what farmers are doing around the state to continue their journeys to sustainability. https://youtu.be/Sc-1NvH8sAU https://youtu.be/LIA2mqGWXm0Continue reading June 30 Training–The 3-Legged Stool: Sustainability in Agriculture

June 25, 2020 Visit to JY Ferry Farm, Corrine, Utah

Utah JY Ferry Field Trip Recorded Zoom presentation will be available here https://youtu.be/BuvhcSb7r-g Welcome to our Trip to Utah:  *JY Ferry Farm, Corrine Utah, Becca Ferry and Family  https://www.jyferry.org/ * Denise Stewardson, Utah State University, Utah AITC State Contact  http://www.agclassroom.org/ut Ferry Farm Video  https://youtu.be/hkIfupJrRfw https://youtu.be/hkIfupJrRfw Learn more about the invasive species of Phragmites at https://www.fws.gov/gomcp/pdfs/phragmitesqa_factsheet.pdfContinue reading June 25, 2020 Visit to JY Ferry Farm, Corrine, Utah

Scrambled States of Agriculture-National AITC Presentation June 24, 2020

The recording from National AITC will be available here: https://youtu.be/lbv9ruyFDbA Kevin's PowerPoint used during the presentation. scrambled-states-national-conferenceDownload Original Scrambled States Booklet More Scrambled States Booklet Both lesson booklets have books listed. Want to visit the online lesson and activities? https://beyondthebarndoor.wordpress.com/category/scrambled-states/ Illinois Ag Mags that are available for use on smartboards at http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags.shtml Seems some of … Continue reading Scrambled States of Agriculture-National AITC Presentation June 24, 2020