This video gives a detailed look at the process Christmas trees go through from the field to the consumer. It also shows students the progression historically to Christmas tree farming as it exists today. Length: 10 minutes.
Conservation & Natural Resources, General Agriculture
| Type: DVD | Age: 1st - 2nd
This is a wonderful collection of gardening projects for children. Twelve spirited, easy-to-implement ideas for theme gardens that teachers and students can grow together. The beautiful illustrations will motivate you to start your own garden.
Gardening, General Agriculture, Plants
| Type: Book | Age: K - 4th
American history program for secondary teachers featuring the story of American agriculture, an event timeline, lesson plans and more. Educators can use the program to teach about agricultural innovations, research and inventions that have positively changed the lives of all Americans, their culture, economy and quality of life. All of the information can be found on the National Ag in the Classroom website. Click here to get started.
General Agriculture, Oregon
| Type: Instructional Unit | Age: 4th - 12th
Grind wheat, rice, oats, barley, non-oily seeds, and spices. Adjustable from fine to coarse textures. Great for fresh whole grain flours or cracked grain cereals. Precision stainless steel burrs ensure a long life. A sturdy, compact mill that out performs larger, heavier hand grinders. A bag of wheat is provided.
General Agriculture, Grain grinders
| Type: Grain GrinderManipulative | Age: K - 12th
This book is a cheery, fact-filled, highly recommended picture book for young people who are just beginning to learn reading. All sorts of different edible berries are pictured with simple, cheery, full-color illustrations. From strawberries and blueberries to gooseberries and wintergreen berries, just about every berry type is presented for inquiring young minds.
Foods & Nutrition, General Agriculture, Plants
| Type: Book | Age: K - 3rd
This short video gives a glimpse into the life of a Willamette Valley Christmas tree producer. You’ll get a feel for what it takes to manage a Christmas tree farm, from growing seedlings in the greenhouse to transplanting, harvesting and shipping the trees. Length: 24 minutes.
General Agriculture, Seasonal
| Type: DVD | Age: K - 7th