Web Links

For more ideas and the most current information on agriculture related issues, browse these web sites.

Agribusiness

News
Agribiz
www.agribiz.com

@griculture Online
www.agriculture.com

AgWeek Online
www.agweek.com/news

American Farm Bureau Federation News
www.fb.org/fbn/

Business.com
www.business.com/directory/agriculture/news/

Farm and Food Facts (compiled on a yearly basis by Illinois Farm Bureau)
www.ilfb.org/viewdocument.asp?did=564

Illinois Department of Agriculture News & Publications
www.agr.state.il.us/News/index.html

Illinois Farm Bureau News Room
www.ilfb.org/viewsubdrivelines.asp?dlid=3

United States Department of Agriculture News
www.usda.gov/news/news.htm

 

Companies
ADM
www.admworld.com

Cargill
www.cargill.com

Hershey Foods
www.hersheys.com

Hershey Foods Kidztown
www.kidztown.com

 

Agriculture education
American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture
www.ageducate.org

Facilitating Coordination in Agricultural Education (FCAE)
www.agriculturaleducation.org

Illinois Ag in the Classroom
www.agintheclassroom.org

Macon County Farm Bureau Ag in the Classroom
www.maconcfb.org/aitc.htm

U.S. Department of Agriculture – Ag in the Classroom
www.agclassroom.org

 

Careers
Ag Jobs USA
www.agjobsusa.com/

Council for Agricultural Science and Technology
www.cast-science.org/careers.htm

Farms.com
www.agricareers.com/careers/default.asp

National Agricultural Library Careers
www.nal.usda.gov/Kids/careers.htm

 

Conservation
Illinois Department of Agriculture Watershed Park
www.agr.state.il.us/watershedpark.html

Illinois Department of Natural Resources
www.dnr.state.il.us/lands/education/

Macon County Conservation District
www.maconcountyconservation.org/

Trees Forever
www.treesforever.org

 

Corn
CornCam
www.iowafarmer.com/corncam/corn.html

The Corn Refining Process - Corn Refiners Association
www.corn.org/web/process.htm

Illinois Corn Growers
www.ilcorn.org/Pages/edu.htm

National Corn Growers Association
www.ncga.com/education/main/index.html


Dairy
Balford Farms
www.balford.com

DairyCam
www.dairycam.com/

Got Milk
www.gotmilk.com

MooMilk
www.moomilk.com

Print n' Play Cow
www.mcguirezone.com/goodies/cow.pdf

 

Food Safety
Fight Bac
www.fightbac.org

 

Government Agencies
Illinois Department of Agriculture
www.agr.state.il.us

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
www.epa.state.il.us

United States Department of Agriculture
www.usda.gov

United States Environmental Protection Agency
www.epa.gov

United States Department of Health & Human Services Food and Drug Administration
www.fda.gov

 

Just for Kids!
Hersheys Kidztown
www.kidztown.com

MooMilk
www.moomilk.com

National Agricultural Library Kids Science Page
www.nal.usda.gov/Kids/

Red Bard Paper Model
www.mcguirezone.com/goodies/red-barn.pdf

 

Local Education
Partners in Education
http://pie.richland.edu

Libraries
National Agricultural Library
www.nal.usda.gov/

 

Nutrition
Fun with Nutrition
web.aces.uiuc.edu/wellnessways/coloringbook/index.html

Healthy Eating Index (HEI) from the Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion
www.usda.gov/cnpp

 

Pizza
Pizza Farm
www.pizzafarm.org

 

Soybean
American Soybean Association
www.soygrowers.com/

Illinois Soybean Association
www.ilsoy.org

SoybeanCam
www.iowafarmer.com/soycam/index.htm

 

Student Organizations
National FFA
www.ffa.org

National 4-H Council
www.fourhcouncil.edu

Illinois FFA
www.illinoisffa.org

Illinois 4-H Council
www.4-h.uiuc.edu