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Ag literacy tools you can use!

We've provided a variety of resources to help formal and informal ag educators share the agricultural story with youth and adults in a variety of ways!

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Ag Teaching Materials

Browse our teaching materials which include teaching articles with infographics, teacher resource links, printables and more! 

Animal By-Products Lessons

Everything but the...Series

This series contains infographics and student worksheets covering the topics of by-products and products that come from cows, pigs, sheep, goats and chickens.

Animal Science

Ag Coloring Sheets

Livestock

Poultry

Plant Science

Life Cycle

General Commodity

Ag in Foods

Natural Resources

Soil Erosion

Earthworms

Honey Bees

Leadership

Soft Skills

Careers in Agriculture 2020-2025 Outlook

Additional Resources

Youth in Ag

Planning to Succeed Curriculum

The Planning to Succeed Curriculum is a financial awareness and preparedness curriculum aimed toward Ag Business classes and Economics and Personal Finance classes. If you are interested in learning more or to see if the curriculum is currently available in your area, please contact Sarah Scyphers at SScyphers@FCVirginias.com

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Ag facts and infographics for learning and sharing.

The Knowledge Center continually creates infographics that highlight different aspects of agriculture. Feel free to download and use as teaching tools or to share with others! 

General Ag Infographics

10 Reasons Ag is Good for Youth

Ag in Every Bite - Tacos

Ag is More Than a Job

Agriculture & Baseball

Agriculture & Football

Agriculture Works

All About Flour

All About Sourdough Bread

Amazing Almonds

Asparagus Fun Facts

Avocados 101

Bacon Bites

Farmers and Consumers-How to Connect

National Hamburger Day, 2020

National Prime Rib Day, 2020

Oat Fun Facts

Parts of an Earthworm

Pizza Facts

Potato Chip Process

Purebred vs. Commercial Cattle

Share the Road

US Beef Facts

US, VA, & WV Ag Facts

Virginia Wine Facts

General Commodity Fact Sheets

US, VA, & WV Apple Facts

Apple Fun Facts

Beef Cattle Production System

Beef Cattle Lifecycle

Christmas Tree Types

Christmas Tree Fun Facts

Coffee Fun Facts

Corn Planting & Harvesting Stages

Corn Products

Cotton Facts

Corn Fun Facts

Egg Facts  USDA Egg Facts   The Incredible Egg

Grass Finished and Grain Finished Beef - Fact Sheet

Mushroom Fun Facts

Peanut Butter Fun Facts

Peanut Fun Facts

Pumpkin Patch Facts

Pumpkin Fun Facts

Soybean Products

Strawberry Fun Facts

That's Amazing Dairy & Milk Fun Facts

US Poultry Facts

From Birth to Steak

Life of a Dairy Calf

Milk: Nature's Perfect Drink

Where's the Beef: Purchasing Beef in Bulk

Dairy Goat Breeds and Milk Production

Everything But the... Series*

Everything But the Moo

Everything But the Oink

Everything But the Baa

Everything But the Cluck

Everything But the Bleat

*We have student worksheets for the series!  Worksheets can be found on our Educator Resources page.

 

Looking for additional resources for classroom ag literacy?

Browse the Knowledge Center AgHub for on-demand learning.