Agriculture Related Sites

Web Site Address

General Info

Detailed Information

http://www.omafra.gov.on.ca

OMAFRA

Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs

http://www.virtualfarmtours.ca

Virtual Farm Tours

Students get the opportunity to visit 23 real and fascinating Canadian farms, dealing with different animals and crops.
You can watch the interactive videos and get information on the farms. Teacher’s guide has curriculum connections.

http://www.oafe.org

Ontario Agri-Food Education

Teacher’s catalogue has  resources and programs that can be ordered or downloaded. The resource “Teacher’s Toolkit” has links to the curriculum.
“Agri-Trekking Across Ontario” is an interactive game with information for students and teachers.

http://www.farmsfoodfun.com

Farms, Food and Fun

This site features a trivia challenge, games, crafts, and educational facts to learn more about farming and food.

http://www.ofac.org

Ontario Farm Animal Council

“The Real Dirt on Farming II”, "Farm animals and me" These resources can be ordered or downloaded.

http://www.farmissues.com

Farm Issues

Information on Canadian farming and food resources and games.

http://www.growourfarms.ca

Grow our Farms

Videos with information on farming in Ontario

http://www.agriculture.technomuses.cases.ca

Canadian Agricultural Museum

Teacher resources, interactive activities, games, and information on nutrition and animals

http://www.ontariobee.com

Ontario Beekeepers Association

 “Bees: A Honey of an Idea"
Kids Zone has resources, games and educational facts.

http://www.teachnutrition.org

Teach Nutrition

Resources and downloads. Interactive quiz for students.

http://www.cfo.on.ca

Chicken Farmers of Ontario

Information. Recipes for kids, history of eggs, resources.

http://www.getcracking.ca

Ontario Egg Producers

Resources for teachers.  Egg-speriments for students.

http://www.eggs.ca

Egg Farmers of Canada

Information. Recipes for kids, history of eggs, resources.

http://www.burnbraefarms.com

Burnbrae Farms

Information on eggs.

http://www.ontariomaple.com

Ontario Maple Syrup Producers Association

Educational activities at each grade level to learn about maple syrup.

http://www.milk.org

Dairy Farmers of Ontario

Resources with links to the curriculum

http://www.dairygoodness.ca

Dairy Farmers of Canada

Sites with information on dairy products. History, manufacture, facts and fallacies, tips and tricks
 

http://criticalmedia.uwaterloo.ca

Cows that Tweet

Dairy Diary – 12 cows who are on Twitter,  constantly updating their followers on their life on the farm

http://www.chicken.ca

Chicken Farmers of Canada

Game "Fun Farm"

http://www.turkeyfarmers.on.ca

Turkey Farmers of Ontario

Resources based on the curriculum.

http://www.ontariosheep.org

Ontario Sheep Marketing Agency

Kid’s Corner. Resources, games, and educational links
for students and teachers.

http://www.equimania.ca

Equine Guelph, University of Guelph

Interactive website to promote horse health and safety.
Activities & games for students (lots of sound effects), resources for teachers, curriculum links.

http://www.royalfair.org

The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

Teacher resources and links to curriculum.

www.rarebreedscanada.ca

Rare Breeds Canada 

Information on Canadian Heritage Livestock.
 Interesting links to related web sites.

http://www.ontariopork.on.ca/Educators/Resources.aspx

Ontario Pork

Education Resources about Ontario Pork

http://www.beefinfo.org

Beef Information Center

All about beef

http://www.gfo.ca

Grain Farmers of Ontario

Grain Farmers of Ontario (GFO) represents Ontario’s 28,000 growers of corn, soybean, and  wheat.