Farms Farms are important to the world because we get nearly all of our food from them. There are several different types of farms, Dairy Farms, livestock farms poultry farms and crop farms.
Dairy Farms Dairy farms are farms where cows are raised to make things like milk, cheese, ice cream and butter.
Poultry Farms Poultry farmers raise chickens, turkeys and ducks. Poultry farm can be just breeding farms or layer farms, which is where the animals produce eggs.
Crop Farms Crop farms grow things. Such as nuts, grains, fruit, vegetables cotton, and even food for the cattle farmers.
Machinery Farmers need a lot of machinery to maintain their farms. They need tractors to bale the hay, plows to dig up the soil, cotton picker to pick the cotton, row planter to plant the seeds and a sprayer to spray their crops for bugs.
What did we learn about farms? The different types of farms. Dairy farms- produce milk products. Poultry farms- produce eggs and breed animals. Crop Farms- Grow things such as strawberries. What do farms need to operate Tractors Plows Cotton-Pickers Row Planters Farming is important because it is where most of our food comes from.
Visiting farms Do YOU want to visit a local farm? If so you can visit The Wild Things Farm in Pocola, Ok Here is there website for more information. http://www.wildthingsfarm.com/
Website used to gather information. http://library.thinkquest.org/TQ0312380/farm.htm