Ag Awareness and Career Exploration

Come out to the Extension Learning Farm to learn about different animals and select a hand-on learning activity, and pair the experience with exploring different types of Agricultural careers.

The Ag Awareness Field Trip will  provide the opportunity to learn about all the animals on our farm, and to engage in a hand-on activities that delves deeper into a specific animal science concept of your choice (see list below) based on time of the year and availability of resources. 

Animal Science Hands-on Learning Activities

Sheep

  • Wool dying and felt making
  • health checks and care

Goats

  • Milking demonstration and cheese making
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Dairy Cows

  • Making Butter

Pigs

  • Pig Resources game

Chickens 

  • Embryology and candling 
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Last updated January 22, 2018