Agriculture websites

BBC GCSE Bitesize revision website dealing with agriculture: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/video/agriculture/

BBCGCSE Bitesize revision dealing with agricultural issues and change: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/video/agriculture/agricultural_issues_video.shtml

BBC Scotland: people employed in agriculture: http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/education/int/geog/health/development/economic/exercise/

BBC Northern Ireland agriculture links: http://www.bbc.co.uk/northernireland/schools/11_16/ks3geography/links.shtml

BBC GCSE Bitesize revision, farming in rural areas: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/rural_environments/farming_rural_areas_rev1.shtml

BBC GCSE Bitesize revision: characteristics

of farming: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/video/agriculture/characteristics_farming_video.shtml

UK Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs: http://www.defra.gov.uk/

Video with transcript and links about sheep and sheep breeding: http://www.ehow.com/search.html?s=sheep&skin=corporate&t=all

Video about pig growth and pig breeding, with video transcript: http://www.ehow.com/video_2349794_stages-pig-growth.html

Play The Farming Game - run your own farm! http://www.agame.com/game/the-farmer.html

Farmville is game that allows you to create the farm of your dreams using hundreds of crops and trees. It works via Facebook: http://www.farmville.com

Studystack has flashcards for learning about the vocabulary of agriculture: http://www.studystack.com/agriculture

Here is an Austrian website (in English) with information about agriculture and animal farming: http://www.fleisch-teilstuecke.at/en/agriculture/



Youtube materials

Here is a video about farming, climate change and hunger: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKHj_KJaKx0