i-Three Issue Corps – Paletas & productos frescos: crowd-sourcing data to better understand Latino farmers’ market audiences

Photograph of a vendor and a customer at the Boise Farmers' Market

My eXtension i-Three Corps project is focused on increasing the diversity of customers and vendors at Idaho Farmer’s Markets, particularly those in the greater Boise, Idaho metropolitan area, known as the Treasure Valley. Our Latino population in this region varies from 7% to 74%, depending on county or city. However, …

Wisconsin Extension Part of Innovative Public-Private Partnership

solid manure being spread on a demonstration site at the Manure Expo - a project started by the Wisconsin extension and commerical applicators

There are many examples of public-private partnerships involving Extension. After all, Extension’s mission is to impact peoples’ lives positively, both in personal and professional contexts. When you find an example where this partnership raises the bar for an emerging industry, it really makes a person take notice. Such is the …

Virtual Communication Camp Applications Due April 15

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Do you have a team of Extension educators who want to work together and individually to learn about and carry out communications strategy? North Dakota State University Agriculture Communication received an eXtension innovation grant to develop Virtual Communications Camp. Virtual Communications Camp is based on the successful in-person camp NDSU …