Livestock Ag Mag


Livestock is an important piece of the agricultural puzzle. This Ag Mag highlights Illinois farmers who raise livestock that provide us with some of the food on our tables. Students will meet farmers who raise dairy cattle, beef cattle, pigs, and chickens. Along the way, they will gain knowledge on animal care and many other farm facts!


Help your students practice their informational reading skills! The Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom Ag Mags are 4-page, colorful agricultural magazines for kids. These thematic readers contain ag facts, engaging images, activity ideas, and each topic spotlights related agricultural careers. Downloadable, interactive, whiteboard-ready versions of each Ag Mag can be found at: