Call it “precision agriculture,” “prescription farming” or even “space age farming.” Whatever the term, there is something radical happening down on the farm. Making novel use of satellites high above Earth and geographic information systems close to home, farmers are now able to tail or their soil and crop management to the varying conditions of their land — and on a very small scale.

Featured lesson plan: Climate Change in Saskatchewan: A Panel Discussion

In this lesson students will engage in a role-play to analyze the potential impacts of climate change in Saskatchewan. They will assess the risks and benefits associated with these changes and propose policy recommendations.