Technical resources from the University of Nebraska, UNL Extension, and other sources can help to bring the most relevant and current information into your classroom. Check out the links below for great content!
Greenhouse Management "E-Gro" University
A group of floriculture extension specialist have created a series of 41 greenhouse production lectures as part of a Fred C. Gloeckner Foundation grant. The lectures are free and make an excellent resource for high school agricultural teachers.
The lectures include the following topics: Greenhouse Management, Growth Management, Nutrient Management, Insects and Mites,and Diseases.
H3: High Wage, High Demand, High Skill Occupations in Nebraska
The Nebraska Departments of Labor, Economic Development and Education collaborated to provide educators, economic developers, students and their parents, community leaders and career seekers information on the states high skill, high wage and high demand occupations that can be sorted by region or statewide or grouped by Career or Industry Cluster.
CropWatch is a central resource for University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension information on crop production and pest management. It is written by extension educators and specialists and produced by IANR Media in the UNL Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.
A collaborative effort between the Nebraska Department of Labor and the Nebraska Department of Education that organizes career-based resources on the web.
Nebraska's official employment site with resources for job-seekers and employers.
Nebraska Career Readiness Online Modules
The Nebraska Departments of Labor and Education have created self-guided online modules that help prepare students to be career ready.
SARE - Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education
Funded by the USDA, the national Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education program supports and promotes sustainable farming and ranching. We offer competitive grants and educational opportunities for producers, scientists, educators, institutions, organizations and others exploring sustainable agriculture. Contact Gary Lesoing, Nebraska SARE Coordinator with questions at email@example.com or 402-274-4755.
NET Virtual Learning Library
PBS LearningMedia is your destination for easy, instant access to tens of thousands of classroom-ready, digital resources including videos and interactives perfect for the Interactive Whiteboard, plus audio and photos, and even in-depth lesson plans.
Timely & easy-to-understand research-based food information for use in your daily life
UNL Food: Urban Agriculture
Whether you're involved in urban agriculture as a CONSUMER or COMMERCIALLY, read on, learn more ... and discover the resources the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension has for you!
MyCAERT Ag Career Profiles
Print and use free PDF documents that cover the career paths of over 50 agricultural professionals with your students.
Nebraska Cattlemen Videos to Nebraska Students
The Nebraska Cattlemen have created YouTube videos for students in Nebraska Agricultural Education students about relevant topics in the beef industry.
SDSU Meat Evaluation Materials
This website is designed to inform you about animal evaluation. The site is also a place to not only learn how to effectively identify differences in composition but also to practice your skills on animals and check actual carcass data.
HOSTA - National Safe Tractor and Machinery Operation Program
This site hosts a series of documents that can be used in an agricultural safety program.
Dairy Science Education Modules
Midwest Dairy is pleased to announce the launch of two new education modules for high school and first- and second-year college students studying nutrition science, dairy science, food regulation and/or food safety.