Popcorn Harvest with Natalie Pratt November 19, 2020

Recorded Field Trip with Natalie Pratt will go here: https://youtu.be/bKOGg1kEuCg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8MyxgVdaWsk Want your own Bubba-Bug Popcorn, click here: https://bubbabugpopcorn.com/ For more popcorn info check out https://www.popcorn.org/ Some of our favorite popcorn books? https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/588709/popcorn-country-by-cris-peterson-photographs-by-david-r-lundquist/ https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/The-Popcorn-Astronauts/Deborah-Ruddell/9781442465558 check out this great popcorn lesson: https://agclassroom.org/matrix/lesson/642/ slow motion popcorn popping https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FSZd33awqQk

Author Interview with Lisl Detlefsen: Thursday, November 12

Recorded Zoom Session with Author is here: (SORRY A PROBLEM WITH RECORDING, we ONLY GOT THE LAST HALF OF THE PRESENTATION) https://youtu.be/hJ_QNJrIuB0 Watch Lisl read her book "Time for Cranberries" from a Cranberry Marsh on this video (available through December 2020) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O0BtE5o6fxE&feature=youtu.be Check out these lessons about Wisconsin Cranberries! http://www.wiscran.org/cranberries/education/ Learn more about Lisl Detlefsen … Continue reading Author Interview with Lisl Detlefsen: Thursday, November 12

11/5 Virtual Field Trip to Bruce Brinkman Farms

Watch the recorded Zoom Webinar here: https://youtu.be/Ja5-4uT3RfQ Watch the 3 minute farm tour video https://vimeo.com/474909289 Check out this article on Bruce Brinkman and his family https://www.farmweeknow.com/profitability/brinkman-finds-success-with-everything-from-hogs-to-horseradish/article_e6d10eb2-fea0-11ea-bd01-677db44aafcb.html Illinois AITC Pork Ag Mag http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags/AITC283J7%20Pork%20smartboard.pdf Illinois AITC Pork Reader http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/terra_nova_pork.shtml Illinois AITC Pork Young Reader http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/Young_Reader_Fact_Sheets.html More questions about ILLINOIS PORK? Visit the Illinois Pork Producers Association at … Continue reading 11/5 Virtual Field Trip to Bruce Brinkman Farms

Bonus Corn Harvest Field Trip with Charlie Roegge

https://youtu.be/p5RuTK5oKLs The Zoom Webinar Recording will be located here: https://youtu.be/j1fh0ZrhMEk Follow Charlie on his You Tube Channel! Go to YouTube and search for his mom Jill Roegge and you'll find his videos around the farm! One of our favorites? Click Below! https://youtu.be/h7XK3fw6IJ8 How a combine works....article https://www.ilfbpartners.com/farm/how-do-combines-work/#comments How a combine works.... video https://vimeo.com/350413370 Want more … Continue reading Bonus Corn Harvest Field Trip with Charlie Roegge

Author Interview with Patricia Toht, author of “Pick a Pumpkin”

We had such a great time talking with author Patricia Toht. If you missed our conversation, you can watch the recorded webinar here: https://youtu.be/wQBnVq9JJis You can find our brand new Pumpkin Ag Mag here. This would be a great nonfiction piece to pair with a "Pick a Pumpkin" read aloud. Free classroom sets of our … Continue reading Author Interview with Patricia Toht, author of “Pick a Pumpkin”

Virtual Farm Field Trip to Heap’s Giant Pumpkin Farm

The recorded zoom session will go here https://youtu.be/fdOVgS3RQ3Q If you'd like to watch the field trip only.....click below. https://vimeo.com/458739398 Heap's Giant Pumpkin Farm Pumpkin Trivia Questions from Poll can be found here: heaps-pumpkin-patchDownload Use our Pumpkin Ag Mag http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags/Pumpkin%20Ag%20Mag_9.28_Interactive.pdf Use our Pumpkin Reader http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/terra_nova_pumpkins.shtml Find a Pumpkin Farm near you! https://www.specialtygrowers.org/shoplocal Some of our favorite … Continue reading Virtual Farm Field Trip to Heap’s Giant Pumpkin Farm

Soybean Harvest Field Trip with 8th Grader Natalie Pratt

Enjoy the recorded Zoom webinar below: https://youtu.be/709QVSGfMUY Here is the video of Natalie on the Farm https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aBJj0oxcS0E Illinois Soybean Association Pod to Plate Book Read Aloud https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IqwqiX_aq1k&feature=youtu.be Illinois Soybean Association Pod to Plate: Soybean Processing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RCeAjEPDwpg Soybeans used in biofuels https://youtu.be/koc9Obhcg_I The History of Soybeans and Soyfoods https://www.soyinfocenter.com/HSS/ae_staley_manufacturing.php Illinois Soybean Ag Mag  http://www.agintheclassroom.org/TeacherResources/AgMags/Soybean%20Ag%20Mag%202019.pdf Illinois Soybean … Continue reading Soybean Harvest Field Trip with 8th Grader Natalie Pratt

Applesauce Day, Lisa Amstutz Author Visit

Applesauce Day by Lisa Amstutz Zoom Recording will be available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RG4t_GMFP7A Lisa's website is at http://www.lisaamstutz.com/ Check out Lisa's new book series Let's Go to the.....Apple Orchard...Pumpkin Patch...Harvest Festival...Nature Center at https://www.capstonepub.com/library/products/lets-go-to-the-apple-orchard/ Looking for an orchard to visit to pick your own apples and make your own applesauce? Check out https://www.specialtygrowers.org/shoplocal