Field Trips

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, AgBio Discovery field trips are cancelled for 2020. If you have any questions, please email agbio.discovery@usask.ca or call 306-966-6873.

The FREE AgBio Discovery field trip program is designed to provide elementary teachers an opportunity to reinforce or introduce applied science concepts taught in the classroom through a series of highly interactive, engaging activities hosted at the College of Agriculture and Bioresources.

Field trips are offered in May and June to grades 3 - 8 with a limit of 35 students per session. Morning and afternoon sessions are available. 

Sample Schedule:
9:30 am Arrival
9:35 am  Soil science activity - hand texturing
10  am    Plant science activity - botany/transplanting
10:45 am Animal science - tour the Feeding the World Interpretive Centre
11:30 am  Wrap-up and surveys
11:45 am Field trip complete

 

Please email agbio.discovery@usask.ca or call 306-966-4056 if you have any questions.

AgBio Discovery Camps

New: AgBio Discovery Camps have joined SCI-FI!

The AgBio Discovery Camps offer a fun, hands-on introduction to modern agriculture for campers from both urban and rural backgrounds.

From microbes and plants to baby calves and chicks, campers will explore the food cycle from farm to table! Experiments, activities and animals - Oh my! 

Please note: these camps involve interacting with animals with fur and feathers.