Marcus's Questionnaire

Video: Fishing industry

The EU has acknowledged the struggle faced by fishermen and the decline of fish stocks.

Web resource

BBC Video

news.bbc.co.uk . . .

Video: Obama speaks of US food 'hazard'

President Barack Obama has said the US food-safety system is a "public-health hazard" and in need of an overhaul.

Web resource

BBC Video

news.bbc.co.uk . . .

Video: Landscape Gardening

A focus on the preparations of Tim Lancaster and Keith Chapman, the UK's landscape gardening team for WorldSkills 2007, which takes place in Japan in November.

Web resource

Skills Championships - Landscape Gardening

teachers.tv . . .

Video: Farm work through the year

Medieval images of winter ploughing, feeding poultry, sowing and harrowing, and finally harvesting.

Web resource

Video: Channel 4 / Clipbank

channel4learning.com . . .


Marcus in Anoka, USA

Marcus is a Norwegian boy who is spending a year in Anoka, USA.

Note: For the benefit of students of aquaculture, we have added two texts about fish farming (see 'Attachments' in the menu on the right).

Minneapolis, Minnesota. Copyright: Getty ImagesMinneapolis, Minnesota. Copyright: Getty Images

Web resource

Explore Minnesota

http://www.exploreminnesota.com/

Norwegian America (US Embassy)

http://www.usa.no/norway/noramer.html

Norwegian-American organizations in the USA

http://www.lawzone.com/half-nor/GROUPS.HTM

Agriculture (Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Farming

Farming Today (BBC Radio 4)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qj8q

Podcasts, videos etc.

Agricultural science for kids

http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/kids/

Agriculture Online

http://www.agriculture.com/

Farm Direct (UK)

http://www.farm-direct.co.uk/

Farm animals

http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/h2g2/A604270

Friendly Farm Club (children's site)

http://www.friendlyfarmclub.com/

Image gallery: farming

http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/graphics/photos/

About horses

http://www.equine-world.co.uk/about_horses/

Horse information

http://www.infohorse.com/