From the Farm to the Table Olives
Did you know table olives are picked green, unripe, and they ripen after they are picked? Thirty-five-year veteran photojournalist Kathy Coatney (specializing in agriculture) and former olive grower introduces second and third-graders to this amazing crop with photographs and easy-to-read text from the olive guys, Farmer Nick and Farmer Charlie. The olive-producing duo explains how table olives are grown and processed.
From the Farm to the Table Potatoes
Did you know French fries come from potatoes? Thirty-five-year veteran photojournalist Kathy Coatney (specializing in agriculture) introduces second and third-graders to the world of potatoes or spuds as Farmer Terry calls them. Children see through photographs and easy-to-read text how potatoes are grown from planting to processing.
The From the Farm to the Table series is designed for second and third grade readers, each book highlighting second grade vocabulary words.