Government Agencies and Regulations: NRCS

NRCS: MS.28 : Opportunities in Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (1,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

This lesson will help students discover the wide array of job opportunities in agriculture within one government department.

NRCS: HS.127 : Choosing My Vehicle (Planning SAEs) (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

The USDA is the parent organization which does much for agriculture and housed many organizations under its umbrella. As you discuss it and the it would be easy to tie it to the similarities of and SAE and all the parts that make up the USDA are similar to the parts that make up a successful SAE.

NRCS: MS.27 : Understanding Professions, Careers and Jobs (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

In the discussion of what the NRCS is responsible for, expand the lesson to include discussions about working for the NRCS as a possible career path for students.