A recent app-based game continues the push to educate today’s youth about agriculture.
Risk Ranch is an app-based game for youths on smart phones and tablets and recently won Best Children’s App Award by BestMobileAppAwards.com. Risk Ranch is designed to help children look at agriculture as a business, whether they aspire to be a farmer in the future or just have an interest in learning where their food comes from. Fun and fast-paced, the single-player game engages kids with real-life content, challenging players to take on the role of a modern farmer and bring a steer to market.
Risk Ranch is Based on CME Group and 4–H’s Commodity Carnival board game; players will experience real life agricultural risks and will need to make strategic decisions in order to win the blue ribbon. Risk Ranch is available on the web, in the App Store and through the Android Market.