"AG"mazing Web Resources
Agricultural Related Resources
Glogster Resource Guide
Here you can find a quick link to all of our favorite resources. While your there, be sure to check out Glogster EDU. Its a fun interactive way to present information and text in the classroom!
National Agriculture in the Classroom
- National Agriculture in the Classroom
This is THE place for lesson plans and a huge resource directory for all things in agriculture education! Click state programs tab and state websites to get the map that will lead you to all of the great resources available from every Ag In the Classroom program in the nation! Always check out the monthly featured resources for great new stuff!
- American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture
This website creates many great educational resources, such as MyAmericanFarm.org!
- My American Farm
Great learning tool designed for 3rd-5th graders but even adults can learn something new! (It is also great for indoor recess, free time or when you are finished with your work activities.)
Current news in agriculture
State resources (see also commodities)
- Cooperative Extension Service
College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences
- NMSU Expertise Guide
Find your local expert on anything from biotechnology to water!
- New Mexico Counties
Need to find an extension agent in your area for more information?
- New Mexico Master Gardeners
Find a Master Gardener near you!
- Desert Blooms
Includes plant selector, how-to videos, and informative columns for New Mexico.
- Agriculture Experiment Stations
Find out more about current research happening at a research center near you!
- New Mexico 4-H
Find out more about this great youth development program.
- New Mexico Department of Agriculture
Find current NM agriculture statistics, programs, and learn about current ag related issues and resources.
- New Mexico Taste the Tradition
Want to take a agricultural field trip? Check out the agritourism link to find out more!
- United States Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Statistics Service
Takes you to New Mexico's agricultural information, statistics and publications.
- Natural Resources Conservation Service, New Mexico
Click on teachers and students for educational resources provided by Natural Resources Conservation Service. (Soil and water focus)
- Natural Resource Conservation Service Educational Resources
Click on teachers and students for educational resources provided by Natural Resources Conservation Service. (Conservation, soil, water, plant focus)
- New Mexico Association of Conservation Districts
Great Educational Resources pertaining to soil and water!
- New Mexico Agriculture Education FFA Association
Find an agriculture educator near you!
- New Mexico Farm & Livestock Bureau
Learn more about your local farmers and ranchers that sponsor NM Agriculture in the Classroom.
- New Mexico Agricultural Facts
Great spot for classroom doing state reports or to learn more about New Mexico.
- New Mexico Beef Council
Find a Kids, Kows, and More program or agriculture education day near you! CowBelles also make great education presenters.
- Southwest Dairy Farmers Mobile Dairy Classroom
Invite Cody and Peach to come to your school to learn more about dairy!
Websites for Educators
- U.S. Forest Service
Good resources under Just for Kids.
- National Agricultural Library
Great resource! This is the world's largest library devoted to agriculture. It provides information on plants, crops, animals, food, nutrition, safety, health, water quality, invasives, and much more!
Wow! 4-H is a lot more than you might expect! Check out the new curriculum for 4-H AgriScience under What's New. This gets two thumbs up for great lesson plans and a round of applause for environmental awareness!
Community Service Projects
Student resources, educational games, virtual tours & webquests