Major Agronomic Crops: Forage Crops

Forage Crops: HS.39 : Keeping a Job (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Draw a parallel between the idea of forage keeping a ruminants stomach operating properly, and the skills that assist individuals in keeping a job and advancing up the career ladder.

Forage Crops: HS.124 : Seven Roads to Success (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Just as there are seven career cluster areas in agriculture, there are seven major agronomic crops to discuss. Discuss this relationship with the students, and then choose a career cluster to connect with each of the major crops. Crops could also be changed for regional specificity as deemed appropriate. Suggested career cluster area to discuss: Agribusiness Systems

Forage Crops: HS.69 : The Role of Leader on Teams (1) (PDF) | (PPT)

Forages normally take a high degree of management to meet their potential. Define leadership roles (management practices) of different leaders.