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BBC Bitesize - KS1 Design and Technology - Food

KS1 Design and Technology Food learning resources for adults, children, parents and teachers.
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Home - Learn about Wool

Home - Learn about Wool | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
Learn About Wool is a resource for teachers, students and anyone looking to find out more about Australia's iconic wool industry and nature’s premium fibre
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Grow for Farmers Markets

Grow for Farmers Markets | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
One of the common questions we get is from people wanting to try their hand at producing microgreens for small commercial use. Farmers Markets provide a nice test bed for growers just startin
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Trump trade policies would impact farmers

Trump trade policies would impact farmers | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
First as a candidate, and now as president-elect, Donald Trump has pledged to renegotiate trade deals that he views as harmful to American workers.
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Schools Tree Day

Schools Tree Day | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
Each year, around 280 000 Australian school students participate in Australia's largest nature care event - Schools Tree Day!
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Organic farmer loses bid for High Court review of GM contamination case

Organic farmer loses bid for High Court review of GM contamination case | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
The High Court has rejected a bid for leave to appeal against a ruling in the genetic modification contamination case of West Australian farmer Steve Marsh.
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Backyard farmer: pumpkin mischief - ABC Great Southern - Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Backyard farmer: pumpkin mischief - ABC Great Southern - Australian Broadcasting Corporation | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
This week on backyard farmer, we discover the secret to growing the largest pumpkin for the Kalgan Pumpkin Fair.
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Backyard farmer: apples (part two)

Backyard farmer: apples (part two) | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
This week on backyard farmer, we revisit the wonderful world of heritage apples.
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Target100.com.au - Sustainable cattle and sheep farming

Target100.com.au - Sustainable cattle and sheep farming | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
Meet Australian cattle and sheep farmers, discover 100 sustainable farming research projects, and learn more about sustainable agriculture in Australia.
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Resources | CSER Digital Technologies Education

Resources | CSER Digital Technologies Education | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
The University of Adelaide provides quality service and support to its community through the efforts of a range of departments. This site includes academic faculties, research centres, learning support and administrative departments.
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15 Natural fibres - International Year of Natural Fibres 2009

15 Natural fibres - International Year of Natural Fibres 2009 | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
Natural fibres - Profiles
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From Milk To Dairy | Discover Dairy

From Milk To Dairy | Discover Dairy | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
The teaching & worksheet resources from Discover Dairy are aligned to the 2016 Australian primary school & secondary school curriculum.
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Details | Asia Education Foundation

Details | Asia Education Foundation | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
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A Fight Over Soil Causes Deep Rift In Organic Industry

A Fight Over Soil Causes Deep Rift In Organic Industry | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
There is a battle going on in the organic industry over hydroponics , the technique of growing plants without soil. The debate gets at the very heart of

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Squid and chips to replace cod and chips on dinner tables because of warming sea temperatures, scientists say | Aquaculture Directory

Squid and chips to replace cod and chips on dinner tables because of warming sea temperatures, scientists say | Aquaculture Directory | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
As a phrase, “squid and chips” does not exactly roll of the tongue, but as a dish it is something British diners may soon have to get used to. Government scientists have predicted that the traditional national favourite of fish and chips will soon take on a distinctly Mediterranean flavour.

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Cotton Australia

Cotton Australia | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
Cotton Australia is the peak body for Australia's cotton growing industry and aims to foster a sustainable Australian cotton industry that is valued for its environmental, economic and social contribution. The organisation works with research, agronomy, post-farm gate, community and commodity partners to 'Advance Australian Cotton'.
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Great unit and lesson ideas including "how to grow a pair of jeans"
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Residue from the one tree goes to making fine copy paper

Residue from the one tree goes to making fine copy paper | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
Residue from the one tree goes to making fine copy paper
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Waste product to power desal plant and fish farm

Waste product to power desal plant and fish farm | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
Wagin may be one of the first towns in the Great Southern to have a sustainable energy plant that powers community food projects.
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Backyard farmer: Sebright chooks - ABC Great Southern - Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Backyard farmer: Sebright chooks - ABC Great Southern - Australian Broadcasting Corporation | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
This week on Backyard Farmer, we duck into a noisy chookpen and have a chat to some tiny chickens.
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The History of the Refrigerator and Freezers

The History of the Refrigerator and Freezers | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
Before the invention of the modern refrigerator, people put food in holes packed with snow and ice to preserve freshness.
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Primary Teachers

Primary Teachers | Technologies Curriculum (Design & Tech) | Scoop.it
Find sections relating to lesson sequences, professional links, school case studies and other useful resources for primary teachers.
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