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?

Corn - What Is It
  • Answer
  • Corn!¬†One ear of corn has about 16 rows and 800 kernels. The number of rows is always an even number.

Cool

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Cows have a strong sense of smell. They can smell something up to six miles away!

Joke

What is a scarecrow's favorite fruit?

  • Answer
  • Straw-berries!