• Primary Industries Education Foundation Australia (PIEFA)

Food Systems

Food Systems

This unit introduces students to the different systems for production in the food industry such as growing, harvesting, processing, packaging, transporting, marketing, consumption, and disposal of food and food-related items. Some key vocabulary students will learn include: conventional food system, alternative food system, whole foods, processed foods, food kilometres, landfill, greenhouse gas emissions, economy of scale, local food, organic, fair trade.

https://www.refreshedschools.health.wa.gov.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/Year-5-SOURCE-Food-systems-2019.pdf

Keywords

refresh, refresh.ed, food systems, food production, food safety, foos availability,