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 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

Beef Field Trip-June 18, 2020 McKenzie Davison, Illinois Beef Association

Recorded Zoom presentation available here https://youtu.be/_Lpb6UqI_rs Welcome to our Beef Field Trip with McKenzie Davison, Illinois Beef Association Intern. https://youtu.be/6uIFD54ZW3U Illinois Animal Ag Leading Counties illnois-animal-ag-leading-countites-1Download Looking to purchase beef locally? https://www.illinoisbeef.com/membership/local-beef-directory Illinois AITC Ag Mag http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags/Beef%20Ag%20Mag%20for%20Web_FINAL.PDF Illinois AITC Beef Readers http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/TerraNova/clr_beefnews.pdf Illinois AITC Beef Young Readers http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/Young%20Reader%20Fact%20Sheets/BeefYoungReader.pdf Breeds of Cattle http://www.thecattlesite.com/breeds/beef/ Animal Health https://www.watchusgrow.org/2017/01/02/raising-kids-and-cattle-its-all-about-choices/Continue reading Beef Field Trip-June 18, 2020 McKenzie Davison, Illinois Beef Association

Dairy Field Trip-June 11, 2020 Hayley Jackson, Midwest Dairy Association

Recorded Zoom Presentation will be available here: https://youtu.be/0BVjd5fTWDU Welcome to our field trip...today we work with Hayley Jackson, 2020 Midwest Dairy Association Intern.   https://youtu.be/btctFusQbC0 We are all about Dairy this Week!  Be sure to check out our facebook page lesson site http://www.beyondthebarndoor.wordpress.com for lots of lessons this week.   Additionally, If you didn’t catch the … Continue reading Dairy Field Trip-June 11, 2020 Hayley Jackson, Midwest Dairy Association

June 4 Summer Field Trip: Grand Prairie Farm, Natalie Pratt

Following today's farm field trip, please fill out this quick reflection by Tuesday, June 9. Then we will send you a Certificate of Completion for today's session. Unfortunately, due to technical issues, we were unable to recored the entire meeting. The portion we could record is at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nscwk-JDOXc Welcome to our field trip...today we head … Continue reading June 4 Summer Field Trip: Grand Prairie Farm, Natalie Pratt