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VIRTUAL FARM FIELD TRIP

Rickreall Dairy Virtual Farm Tour

3rd-5th grade classes are invited to come on a virtual field trip to the Rickreall Dairy!

Tuesday February 26th at 1:00 p.m. All you need is stable internet connection!

Students will get to experience a virtual tour of Rickreall Dairy’s calf barn lead by owner Louie Kazemier, learn what goes into calf care, and get to ask questions in real time without even leaving the classroom!

Space is LIMITED so apply below today!

Registration for the Virtual Farm Tour with the Rickreall Dairy is full!

Thank you to everyone who signed up to participate in this new project!

If you did not get to apply, fill out the form below to receive information on upcoming Virtual Farm Field trips!

FAQ's

  • When is the Virtual Farm Tour?

Tuesday February 26th at 1:00 p.m.

  • How do I apply to save my classrooms spot? 

Fill out the application form on this page. If your classroom is accepted you will receive email confirmation then watch for an introductory package in the mail.

  • Is there a limit to how many classrooms can sign up?

Yes. We will accept the first 15 classrooms who register and wait list 5.

  • What technology do I need to attend?

All you will need a stable WiFi connection, preferably a large screen and adequate sound for your classroom. We will be using Zoom video conferencing software.

  • What grades can go on the Virtual Farm Tour? 

This program is created for 3rd to 5th grade classrooms.

  • How can my students have their questions answered?

Submit your students questions to aitc@oregonstate.edu with the subject “Virtual Farm Tour Classroom Questions” before the tour date so we can answer them during the tour. After the tour, if time allows we will also take live questions from classrooms that are tuned in.

  • How long will the virtual field trip last?

The tour will last for 30 minutes followed by 10 minutes for live Q&A.

  • What about follow up materials?

Classrooms who participate will be sent Oregon Agriculture in the Classroom lesson plans appropriate for your grade level that relate to the topics of the Virtual Field Trip.