Library Resources - General Farm Information
Gibbons, Gail. New York, New York: Holiday House, 1988
The story of life on the farm throughout the year.
The Disappearing American Farm
Goldberg, Jake. New York, New York: Franklin Watts, 1995
Past and present story of American Farms.
The Story Of A Farm
Goodall, John S. New York, New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1989
A picture book of farms from 1900 - 1950.
Farms Feed the World
Hill, Lee Sullivan. Minneapolis, Minnesota: Carolrhoda Books, 1997
Story and pictures of farms around the world.
Kallen, Stuart A. Edina, Minnesota: Abdo & Daughters, 1997
The story of different farms and what they produce.
The Giant Jam Sandwich
Lord, John Vernon. Boston, Massachusetts:Houghton Mifflin Company, 1972
Fictional rhyme about baiting wasps.
Farming: America at Work
Love, Ann and Drake, Jane. Toronto, Canada: Kids Can Press Ltd., 1996
Great story about two teenagers and their jobs on theor farms.
All the Places to Love
MacLachlan, Patricia. New York, New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1994
Wonderful Pictures. The story of a boy on the farm.
Farming Then And Now
Roden, Katie. Brookfield, Connecticut: Copper Beech Books, 1996
Factual account of farming past & present.
Waddell, Martin and Oxenbury, Helen. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Candlewick Press, 1991
Fictional story of a lazy farmer and his enterprising animals.
Christenson, John. Kendall/Hunt, 1996
A 4th edition teacher's guide and lab manual.
Dear Children of the Earth
Schimmel, Schim. NorthWood Press, 1994
Excellent ecological picture book with text that requests our help to save mother earth.
The Midnight Farm
Lindbergh, Reeve. Dial Books for young readers, 1987
Outstanding pictures and story of the farm at night.
Blueberries for Sal
Robert McCloskey, Viking Press, 1976
Wild blueberry picking story.
Walter the Baker
Eric Carle, Simon & Schuster, 1995
A funny story about the invention of the pretzel.
The Rhythms of Farm Life
Farm activities from the Chewonki Foundation
This is the Farmer
Nancy Tafuri, 1994
Education Young People About Energy for the Environmental Steward
4-H Resource Guide for educators, 1994.
A wonderful collection of activities for children.
Mini-curriculum for grades 9th -12th on sustainable agriculture.
Wild Gulf Almanac
Book of educational resources on habitats and ecosystems in the Gulf of Maine watershed, 1995.
Wisconsin Fast Plants Manual
Bottle biology information
Environmental Resource Guide
Educator's activity guide to air and waste management
Connections to Our Earth
Activities in exploring Maine's natural resources.
Beavers Through Time
Karen Francoeur, 1998
Activity book on beaver on the Penobscot River.
Beneath Our Feet
Lessons on Soil
The Giant Carrot
Jan Peck, 1998
Fictional story for beginning readers.
Facts Not Fear
Sanera & Shaw
A guide to teaching children about the environment.
Field of Genes
4-H activity book on biotechnology in agriculture, 1997.
The Cows Are Our! Two Decades on a Maine Farm
Trudy Chambers Price 2004
The story of a young woman raising her children on a Maine farm with the challenges associated to both.
Canning Gold, Northern New England's Sweet Corn Industry
Paul B. Frederic 2002
A historical geography of corn shops in Maine, NH and Vermont from 1873 to 1968.