Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix
Biotechnology Ag Mag
The Biotechnology Ag Mag is an agricultural magazine written for upper elementary or Jr high students. In this issue, students will learn how biotechnology works both within the cell and in the environment, how farmers utilize it to grow crops worldwide, and read about two different career options. The publication is available for students and teachers to view online, either at a personal computer or as a class on a projection system.
This issue of Ag Mag has been provided by ASGROW, Monsanto, DEKALB, Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom, The IAA Foundation, and the Illinois Farm Bureau.
Lessons Associated with this Resource
- Wheat Germ DNA
- Roll of the Genes
- From Soybeans to Car Parts
- From Techniques to Traits
- Silky Genes
- Full of Beans: Henry Ford Grows a Car