ERIC Number: ED205790
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Agricultural Energy Practices. Agriculture Energy.
This instructional unit is one of 10 developed by students on various energy-related areas that deals specifically with agricultural energy practices. Its objective is for the student to be able to discuss energy use and conservation of resources in the production of agricultural products. Some topics covered are basic uses of direct energy in agriculture production, factors concerning energy efficiency in agriculture production, benefits that energy subsidies to agriculture production make possible to the national economy, and reasons for the substantial increase in production yields in United States agriculture. Material in each unit may include some or all of the following: terminal and specific objectives, list of references, information sheet with terms and definitions, informative materials, transparency masters, assignment sheet(s), and unit test with answers. (YLB)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Agricultural Production, Behavioral Objectives, Conservation Education, Conservation (Environment), Energy, Energy Conservation, Learning Activities, Natural Resources, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Solar Radiation, Student Developed Materials, Tests, Transparencies, Units of Study, Vocational Education
Kansas Vocational Curriculum Dissemination Center, Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS 66762 ($2.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Kansas State Dept. of Education, Topeka. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Pittsburg State Univ., KS. Kansas Vocational Curriculum and Research Center.