What Grows Where?

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Which plants and animals grow where? Check out the map and clues. You'll discover Minnesota's four main growing areas. Which one do YOU live in?

Growing Areas

You'll find crops and livestock in every part of Minnesota, but this map shows their main growing areas.

Rainfall Map

MN Weather Map
19 inches of rain per year.21 inches of rain per year.23 inches of rain per year.25 inches of rain per year.27 inches of rain per year.29 inches of rain per year.31 inches of rain per year.33 inches of rain per year.

19 inches of rain per year.

 

19 inches of rain per year.

 

21 inches of rain per year.

23 inches of rain per year.

25 inches of rain per year.

27 inches of rain per year.

29 inches of rain per year.

31 inches of rain per year.

33 inches of rain per year.

Choose the Growing Areas

Look at the crops listed on the left side of each photo. On the right side, choose the growing area that crop grows in.

Imagine you're a farmer. In which of the four growing areas would it make the most sense to raise the crops listed in the chart on the left?

round hay bale
Sugarbeet small
Corn Soybeans small
Trees small
Wheat small
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