Food Safety

Food Safety

Graphic Organizer

https://www.mindmeister.com/767222271/food-safety

Video

Links

Illinois Ag in the Classroom Livestock Ag Mag

Illinois Ag in the Classroom Beef Ag Mag

http://agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags/Beef%20Ag%20Mag%202013%20for%20Smartboard_2.pdf

Illinois Ag in the Classroom Pork Ag Mag

http://agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags/Pork%20Ag%20Mag%20for%20SmartBoard.pdf

Meet Farmers

 

Food Safety

 

 

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Storage

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Discussion Questions about this video.  Answers below the additional links.

  1. Silo mean ” a pit for storing grain” and comes from which ancient language?
  2. What are key differences between a silo and a bin?
  3. The use of what device replaced use of manual labor?
  4. Buffalo, New York was on which canal?
  5. Typically you find grain elevators near rivers, railroads and highways.  What reasons can you give for this?

Predictions for 2016 Harvest

http://now.dirxion.com/Farmweek/library/FarmWeek_08_15_2016.pdf#page=1&zoom=100

Difference between a silo and a bin:

The Difference Between Grain Bins and Silos

Elevator History

http://buffalohistoryworks.com/grain/history/history.htm

Illinois Grain Code

https://www.agr.state.il.us/illinois-grain-code

Find you local elevator

https://www.agr.state.il.us/warehouses/warehouselookup.php

Answers:

  1. Greek
  2. Silo–Tall, Skinny, Air Tight  Bin-allows air flow, typically round and silver with wavy corrugated metal
  3. Joseph Dart’s elevator replaced using labor of Irish Americans
  4. Buffalo, New York is on the Erie Canal
  5. Answers will vary, but should include aspects of ease of transportation.

 

Harvest

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Graphic Organizer

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Harvest Questions and Answers

Related Links

Autumnal Equinox

http://www.timeanddate.com/calendar/autumnal-equinox.html

 Harvest Moon

http://earthsky.org/astronomy-essentials/harvest-moon-2

 Harvest Moon Song and Lyrics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wLEWiNpKous

 Facts on Harvest

https://corncorps.com/2016/09/13/a-year-in-the-life-of-a-farmer-september/

 McCormick Reaper

http://history1800s.about.com/od/1800sglossary/g/reaperdef.htm

 Hiram Moore Combine

ttp://historylink101.com/lessons/farm-city/combine.htm

Build your own Case IH combine

http://www.caseih.com/northamerica/en-us/pages/buildandprice.aspx

 Looking for a used machine?

http://farmweeknow.com/customPage.aspx?p=175

 Safety

http://www.pantagraph.com/news/local/during-harvest-motorists-farmers-need-to-share-the-road/article_7a351ddd-8721-5e48-804d-5979ebc4c71c.html

 Helping Hands

http://www.wgem.com/story/33085244/2016/09/Tuesday/pike-county-farmers-help-one-of-their-own

Football and Agriculture

 

Click on the “agriculture and football” link below for a copy of the graphic organizer for this video:

agriculture_and_football

https://www.mindmeister.com/753053978/agriculture-and-football

 Pig Skins

http://www.straightdope.com/columns/read/829/why-is-a-football-called-a-pigskin

Leather in Footballs from IL

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/16/sports/football/16cnchorween-ag.html?_r=0

 Cotton and Consumers

http://www.cotton.org/pubs/cottoncounts/upload/Cotton-and-the-Consumer.pdf

 Soy based Football Turf!

http://unitedsoybean.org/article/soy-backed-turf-scores-again/

 Best Grass for Football Fields

http://sportsgrass.com/football/index.html

 Illinois Corn

http://agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags/Corn%20Ag%20Mag%20for%20SmartBoard7.pdf

Popcorn

http://www.popcorn.org/Facts-Fun/Our-Story

 Farmington

http://www.dist265.com/schools/farmington_central_high_school

Mattoon

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mattoon_High_School

Hoopeston Corn Jerkers

http://www.ihsa.org/IHSAState/IHSAStateArticles/tabid/768/articleType/ArticleView/articleId/275/Hoopeston-Area-CORNJERKERS.aspx

 DeKalb

http://www.gliddenhomestead.org/barbedwire.html

Staley Bears

http://staleymuseum.com/history-of-the-staley-bearschicago-bears/

Westville IL Football Night Lights

http://www.commercial-news.com/news/local_news/westville-still-first-to-football-fans/article_b738d558-4783-529a-b21b-0674640d6078.html

NFL Fuel Up to Play 60

agriculture_and_footballhttps://www.fueluptoplay60.com/