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Sustainable Agriculture Lesson for Middle School Classrooms
iLEARN Teaching Resources
  • Sara Colombe, Hoven High School, Hoven, South Dakota
  • Madhav P Nepal, South Dakota State University
  • Jennifer McLaughlin, South Dakota State University
  • Matthew L Miller, South Dakota State University
  • Larry B. Browning, South Dakota State University
  • P. Troy White, South Dakota State University
Document Type
Article
Publication Version
Final
Publication Date
3-6-2019
Keywords
  • Sustainability; Sustainable agriculture,
  • Climate variability,
  • Food for growing population,
  • Population by 2050
Description

In this lesson, students will learn about sustainability, where farmers/agriculturists can meet the needs of food, fiber, and fuel for the growing population. Students learn about growing population, its growth rate, major food source, sustainability barrel, potential ripple effects of positive impacts as well as the food waste and its effects.

Pages
33-37
Type
PDF
Format
Text
Language
English
Publisher
South Dakota State University
Creative Commons License
Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0
Citation Information
Sara Colombe, Jennifer McLaughlin, Madhav P Nepal, Larry B. Browning, Matthew L. Miller and Peter T. White. 2019. Sustainable Agriculture Lesson for Middle School Classrooms. ILEARN Teaching Resources.1:34-37