Going Green in Agriculture – Anaerobic Digestion
Grades: 6 - 12

Video Description: How do you take an agricultural waste stream and convert it into an eco-friendly revenue stream? You use the digestion process of cattle to your advantage. Find out about the green practice of anaerobic digestion and its positive impact on the environment.

Type of Video: Story*
Unique Video ID: Environment-22**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video in conjunction with your study of community, STEM applications in the real world, and/or the environment.
  • Use the video with students as an introduction to eco-friendly business practices that can help protect the environment. As an extension activity, have students explore other eco-friendly methods currently available.


*Story videos employ a narrative form to highlight a topic, location, or practitioner in the area of study.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.