Organic Food Webquest

Organic Food Webquest

Organic Food Webquest

Organic Food Webquest

1. What does “organic” mean?

http://www.organic.org/home/faq

2. Go to http://www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/mauisoil/c_nutrients.aspx

List 5 essential elements that plants need in the soil in order to grow

3.  Go to http://www.sswm.info/category/concept/nutrient-cycle

What are nutrients?

List 3 steps in the nutrient cycle

List 3 ways that humans impact the nutrient cycle

4. Go to http://organic-center.org/

Click on “Organic Fact Sheets” – then list 4 Reasons to Go Organic

Click on “Organic Fact Sheets” – the list 3 Reasons why it Health Benefits of Organic Food

5. Go to http://science.howstuffworks.com/environmental/conservation/issues/insecticide-info.htm

What is an Insecticide?

What is an example of an insecticide?

Fill in the blank – “Many insecticides are ________________ to human beings.”

6. Go to http://www.organicauthority.com/health/invisible-monsters-5-of-the-most-common-pesticides-a-their-impact-on-your-health.html

List and describe 2 pesticides that can impact your daily health

7. Go to http://timothyasare.hubpages.com/hub/ADVANTAGES-AND-DISADVANTAGES-OF-ORGANIC-FOODS

List two advantages of Organic Foods

List two disadvantages of Organic Foods

8. Go to http://www.simpletruth.com/products/

List 3 organic products you would buy at Kroger

9.  Go to http://www.agrilicious.org/local/farm-fresh-eggs/kentucky/harrodsburg

List 3 local places you can obtain organic food

10. Go to http://www.americanvegan.org/vegan.htm

What is a vegan?
 
List 3 ways you would raise cows "organically
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