Seasons Ag Mag


Believe it or not, agriculture happens year-round, even in Illinois. Our state’s dramatically different seasons makes for an interesting variety of crops. This Ag Mag highlights a few of the crops produced during each season in Illinois, such as turf grasses in spring, melons in summer, sweet potatoes in fall, and poinsettias in winter. It’s a perfect addition to your classroom anytime of the year!


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: