Friday Fun Ag Fact: What can you make from a 480 lb. bale of cotton? You would be surprised! I'm thinking of that 313,600 $100 bills - you?! Data Credit: National Cotton Council of America
Farmers are committed to continuous improvement in animal care, antibiotic use, sustainability and food safety!
Lesson plan and activity sheet for students to discover traits of beef cattle and practice identifying dominant and recessive genetic traits.
Blog post: Why you should use 3-d paper dissection models in life science and biology - fetal pig
Dissection models for life science and biology - fetal pig, grass frog, sheep or cow eye, earthworm, and more! Read to find out why they're perfect for your classroom!
How to Read, Understand, and Use Expected Progeny Differences (EPDs) in Cattle
Diagram of cow digestion
Best lab ever, Gummy DNA. You could make these and ask students to sort through them to create the 23 pairs.
High School Science With Mrs. Lau: Hands-on Biochemistry: Beads, Pipe Cleaners, and the clearest way to teach monomers and polymers!
This worksheet serves as a guide for dissecting the fetal pig, which also includes diagrams for labeling and study.
Very good website with many key features of pig dissection. Science / BIOLOGY II: Fetal Pig Dissection
Fetal Pig dissection
Candy bar evaluation as a part of a livestock judging lesson - GRHS FFA. www.OneLessThing.net
Cow reproductive tract made from play doh. - OLT
Make a model of bones and the skeletal system. Compare livestock species with different models. OLT
Using EPDs from a National Bull registry to select the correct bull from first calf heifers. LHS FFA - www.OneLessThing.net