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 Secondary School Resources

 

References and Resources

 

Corn Yield Trends

o   http://www.agry.purdue.edu/ext/corn/news/timeless/YieldTrends.html

>   News article on the Amazing Maize  and background info on Corn

o   http://www.dowagro.com/newsroom/corporate/2011/20110303a.htm

>   Educational Materials from Indiana Corn and Marketing Council

o   http://www.incorn.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=103&Itemid=56

>  History of Indiana Agriculture from 1800-1860

o   http://www.connerprairie.org/Learn-And-Do/Indiana-History/America-1800-1860/Indiana-Agriculture.aspx

Quick Facts

o   http://www.campsilos.org/mod3/students/index.shtml

>  Amazing Maize Teacher’s Guide

o   http://indianamuseum.org/pdfs/amazing_maize_edu_guide.pdf

o   The exhibit ended in the January 2013 but there is still some good information on corn production

>  The Corn Grower’s Guidebook (Purdue University)

o   http://www.agry.purdue.edu/ext/corn/

 

>  Current issues facing the corn producer-  Could be used if students want to debate

o   http://www.nffc.net/Learn/Fact%20Sheets/King%20Corn%20Fact%20Sheet.pdf

>  Insect ID Resources

o   https://insects.tamu.edu/fieldguide/

o   http://www.cmg.colostate.edu/gardennotes/

§  Use .pdf’s 310-317