Educational Resources

ASBG believes in the importance of educating others about the agriculture industry. Below are resources that can be utilized for learning opportunities. To arrange a presentation from someone within the sugar beet industry, please contact us.

'A Season of Sugar Beets' - Highschool Math Activity:
A financial activity that dives into the expenses and profitability of a farming operation.

'Looking at Genes & GMOs' - A Highschool Science Activity:
A group activity that encourages thought around genetic modification and the viability of our food sources.

Youtube Channel:
A series of videos featuring the production cycle of the crop.

Introduction to Sugar Beets:
A short, beginner-friendly educational series providing information on sugar beets.

Sugar Beet History: 
A video showcasing how sugar has been grown, both past and presently, in Alberta. 

Do You Speak Farmer Video Series:
An interview series with Alberta sugar beet farmers who talk about producing the 'sweetest crop.'

Harvest Explanations & Drone Footage:
Learn and see first-hand how sugar beets are harvested in Southern Alberta.

Weekly Sugar Beet Growth:
This video shows how sugar beets progress throughout the growing season.

Equipment Explanations:
Learn about the various equipment needed to grow and produce sugar beets.

Printable Information and Graphics:

Junior High and High School:
Elementary and Young Kids:
General Agriculture Education Resources:
Alberta Sugar Beet Growers

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