Educator Resources


Farmers in California use water to grow our food. The history of California farm water, its various sources, and the use of irrigation technology to maximize efficiency are all part of the equation that equals a food supply that is second to none in the world.

The Agricultural Water Fact sheet from the California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom is full of history, lesson ideas, facts, and a standards-based lesson plan to help teach students about the water used to grow our food.

Click here to download the Fact sheet.