Agriculture is Everywhere

Look around: Agriculture is everywhere. Agriculture is making things grown on farms, like plants and animals, into things we use.

  • Do you wear clothes?
  • Do you eat food?
  • Do you use pencils and paper?

All these things came to you from agriculture! Even things like soap are made from fat from cattle and oil from plants such as corn and soybeans.

Plant, Animal, or Both?

Click plant on things that come from plants.
Click animal on things that come from animals.
Some things will have both!



Leather comes from animals.

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Bread is made from grain plants like wheat.

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Both! Noodles are made from grain plants like wheat, and cheese is made of milk from animals.

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Wool comes from sheep.

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Both! Crust is made from grain plants, and cheese and meat come from animals.

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Strawberries come from plants.

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Wool comes from sheep.

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Paper is made from trees.

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Matching

It starts on the farm... How does it end?
Click on the matching items.



Whoa

What is it?

What Is It?
  • Answer
  • Sunflower - Minnesota is the nation's 6th-largest sunflower-producing state. Sunflower seed can be crushed for oil, used for birdseed or for a variety of food products.

Cool

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Soybeans: 1 acre of soybeans can produce 82,368 crayons.

Joke

What do you get when you cross a cow with a trampoline?

  • Answer
  • A milkshake!