COVID -19 Resources for Educators

 Resources for Farm Business Management Educators, Secondary and Post-Secondary Instructors during these COVID-19 times.



Supporting Farm Youth in Stress short courses from MN Dept of Ag. These courses are only available till December 31, 2020. 

Day 1   Factors and Expression:  Stress in Farm Youth

Day 2   Impact of Farm Stress and Trauma on Adolescent Development

Day 3  Building Intentional Relationships with Farm Youth

Day 4  Building Community Initiatives to Support Farm Youth  (start about 2 minutes in; there was an audio hiccup at beginning)


Southern Center of Agriculture Teacher Resources 


UMASH COVID-19 Resource page

Supporting mental well being during COVID-19

Minnesota Farm Bureau COVID-19 page 

American Farm Bureau COVID-19 page

U of M Extension COVID-19 page

U of M Extension Rural Stress

U of M Extension – Adjusting to a lower income

U of M Extension -Two for you Stress Series

Daily Learning Drop Safety video -Facebook 

Employer Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 

Department of Labor and Industry COVID-19 updates 

USDA COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions


Virtual Classroom Support from MAAE 

Agriculture related curriculum (listed by commodity) 

Agronomy Curriculum – GDD’s 

Mike Rowe Works- S.W.E.A.T Pledge 

Minnesota Department of Education updates 



Farm Business Management

MN Dept of Ag- COVID- 19 info

UMASH COVID-19 resources 

UMASH – Ag Community Q & A about COVID-19

Extension – Livestock and companion animal and COVID-19 

MN Milk – COVID-19 resource page

Paycheck Protection Program Info (PPP)

Keeping American Workers Paid and Employed Act – Paycheck Protection Program

Small Business Paycheck Protection Program

Borrower PPP application 

PPP application guide- U of M Extension

PPP Loan Estimator

PPP fact sheet

PPP Notes

Payroll Costs Calculation

Paycheck Protection Program Application 3-30-2020 

*Please note that information is continuously being updated and some details may change.

Secondary Educators

Virtual Classroom Support from MAAE  

Explore Engineering Resources

Agriculture related curriculum (listed by commodity)

Spin the Wheel to Find your Agriculture Pathway 

Animal Science Curriculum – STEM on the Farm 

Biotechnology Curriculum 

Agronomy Curriculum – GDD’s  

Dairy Animal Curriculum

Agriculture curriculum and activities 

Career Exploration Videos

Minnesota Ag in the Classroom 

Minnesota Department of Education updates 


Sustainable Agriculture Lesson Plans

Study Guide to the book “The Man Who Fed The World”


Online Learning Pedagogy and Technologies for Educators

Visit the CTE OLRC page