Learn about Agriculture

About the project

What are GMOs and are they okay to eat? What does organic farming look like? How are animals like chicken or cattles raised? The snapAG project offers a series of reader-friendly information sheets that invite you to explore some hot topics linked to today's agriculture and food sector. Browse the categories below to learn more!

Dairy Cows

Dairy Cows

Cows need to be milked at least 2 – 3 times a day, no matter what. Learn how dairy farming is changing!


Websites to Investigate This Topic Further



Photo Credits

  • Three farmers with cows, Page 1 – Farm & Food Care Saskatchewan
  • "Robotic Milker", Page 1 – Alberta Milk 
  • Farmer and Calf, Page 1 – Lydia Schouten 
  • "Loading Milk Truck", Page 2 – Lydia Schouten
  • "Milking Parlour", Page 2 – Lydia Schouten
  • Four dairy cows in pen, Page 2 – BC Agriculture Council 

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