Suggested Stations, Commodity Contacts, and Presenter Resources
In the table below you will find a list of suggested stations, commodity contacts, and some suggested presenter resources. Additionally you can check our:
|Station||Commodity Contact||Presenter Resources|
|Honey||Call Kevin Cook with the Utah Beekeepers Association. 801-623-0230.|
|Sheep||The Wool Growers have a traveling trailer that is available for this if you book them early! Contact Tonia.||Wool Spinning Kit, Wool Refill Kit, Sheep Card Students will enjoy wool spinning and watch someone shear a sheep or have the sheep dogs work.|
|Beef||The beef council sends a representative to give out pencils and talk about ZIP (zinc, iron, protein) at their station. Contact Brent Tanner, 801-355-5748.||Beef Cattle Card|
|Dairy||Usually the Dairy Ambassadors are available. Contact Mark Gibbons with the Utah Diary Farmers Association, 435-258-2854.
||Dairy Cattle Card At the Sevier County FFD they actually have a fake cow to milk and they let a couple kids milk a real cow.|
|Safety||Contact the Farm Bureau's Vice President of Farm Safety, A.J. Ferguson, 801-233-3006.||Utah Farm Bureau Safety Website|
|Nutrition||Contact Kristi Spence, the dietitian for the Utah Dairy Council or Jacob Schmidt, the dietitian for the Utah Beef Council.
||Understanding My Plate lesson plan, Food Models Kit, MyPlate Activity Poster
|Seeds||The Farm Field Day in Sanpete has a great station on seeds. Contact Cindy Yardley for more information.|
|Chickens||The Utah County Farm Field Day does a great chicken station. Contact Belva Parr (the Farm Bureau State Women's Chair) for more info.||Poultry Card|
|Living Necklace||Students love making and growing seed necklaces and we can send you supplies.||Corn Card, Living Necklace Kit You can plant almost any seed in the necklace. We usually do two types of corn or wheat and soybean|
|Hogs||There is a pork trailer that travels around. Contact Allison Fiscus.||Swine Card|