This is a unit developed with a learning sequence about the environmental, economic and technological factors that influence crop yields in Australia and across the world.
In this unit, students:
- explore environmental factors that support crop yields
- investigate contributing environmental factors why a crop is grown where it is
- examine the role variability across the landscape and its affect on productivity
- explore some of the digital technologies being developed to increase crop yields
- are introduced to emerging technologies that assist with higher crop yields
- reflect and evaluate on the environmental, economic and technological factors that influence crop yields
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