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The Real Dirt on Farming

Source: Farm and Food Care

Free

The Real Dirt on Farming Cover Photo

Our food has a story and it starts with Canadian farms. This full-colour booklet introduces students to some of the Canadian farm families living that story.

The Real Dirt on Farming covers topics such as:

  • the difference between growing crops conventionally and organically
  • pesticide use
  • animal housing and animal welfare
  • environmental sustainability and climate change
  • technology used in farming
  • and more.

The goal of this book is to help your students make informed decisions about the food they're eating.

You can order class sets by filling in the order form, or you can download it below:

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Reference
Social Studies Science Food and Nutrition Geography
English French