You teach your kids about the importance of good nutrition for your family…but do they know the valuable role crop nutrients play in feeding our growing world? Use these fun activities and resources to explore the science of soil and cultivate a new appreciation for the science all around you.
Tractors that run without drivers, cows milked by robots, smartphones irrigating crops at the push of a button? It sounds like science fiction, but it’s not. Take your family on a farm trip to see how technology advances are making farms more productive, efficient, and fun!
Kids love to get their hands dirty. So why not dig in together and plant a family garden? Vegetable, flower, or butterfly, this guide will help your family learn about the soil near your home and let you reap the benefits of what you sow.
Plant the seeds of curiosity about science from the ground up with these engaging videos.
The World of Plants: The Structure of Plants
The Science of Plants
Examine the extraordinary ways that plants are affected by different types of soil.
Plants, like people, require nutrients to grow. See if you can find the right mix of water, air, and nutrients to nurse this plant back to health!View Widget
Want to learn more about the role nutrients play in both the production of nutritious, abundant food and the preservation of healthy green spaces? Visit Nutrients For Life Foundation to learn more.Learn More