Growing up in a small town, I became very active in 4-H. I learned so much from Ohio […]
As the next generation of growers become leaders and decision makers in their own operations, they won’t have […]
With an eye on sustainability, Lindsay Jordan hopes to help California grape growers find solutions to some of their biggest problems.
The two new farm advisers have widely divergent backgrounds, but now share a single purpose: helping Golden State grape growers.
Congress allots $200 million for research funding to be matched by non-federal dollars.
Cooperative Extension, now celebrating its 100th anniversary, plays a critical role in the ag industry.
This year, land grant universities will celebrate their 150th anniversary. These schools were established by an act supported […]
Who is the biggest loser in the recent round of budget cuts to U.S. land grant universities? While […]
The Michigan Legislature is considering a 15% reduction in higher education budgets — a familiar figure across the […]
The Extension situation in Washington is “dire,” says McFerson. There are only three remaining Extension tree fruit agents […]
Extension is still very strong in New York, says Hoying, though they are experiencing the same budgetary problems […]
If you’re reading this, you no doubt care about Extension. You understand and appreciate its value to not […]
Value To Your Business • Accessibility. Almost every grower we talked to noted that their contacts at Extension […]
There is no doubt that the relationship between fruit growers and university Extension, farm advisors, and researchers has […]