Biodiversity

Biodiversity refers to the variety and variability of life on Earth, encompassing all species of plants, animals, and microorganisms, as well as the ecosystems they inhabit.

Rachel's Farm

4hrs

Rachel's Farm for community groups

Start conversations with your community about the principles and practice of regenerative farming and help farmers future proof their farming business. The activities can also be easily applied to smaller scale community groups who have gardens.

Rachel's Farm

4hrs

Rachel's Farm for tertiary

Provide tertiary, Ag college and TAFE students with a valuable Australian case study that provides an entry into the principles of regenerative agriculture and the importance of biodiversity, soil health and our food system. This case study is a useful sample that can be investigated and applied to research assignments.

Rachel's Farm

4hrs

Rachel's Farm (Secondary years 7-12)

Rachel’s Farm offers an exciting opportunity to engage students in learning about solutions to climate change, the importance of biodiversity, soil health, regenerative agriculture, farming, health and our food system - and the links between them all!

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1hr 40mins

Finding out about food

In this lesson, students will be immersed in and connect with 2040, focusing on the topic of food.

Floating Seaweed

1hr 30mins

Seaweed in the food chain (US)

In this lesson, students will be immersed in, and connect with, the documentary film 2040, focusing on the topic of food chains and food webs. Students begin by completing a Flipped Classroom preparation activity to introduce the topics of food chains and food webs. Students then explore how seaweed farming could improve marine food webs as well as benefit human populations. Finally, students are asked to think about what other actions humans can take to improve marine food webs and to communicate their ideas through a poster or infographic.