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Great Lakes Land Grant Institutions Tribal Water Resources Summit: Outcomes and Next Steps

Friday, January 21, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST

In October of 2010, the College of Menominee Nation and University of Wisconsin-Extension worked with a diverse network of partners to plan and host the Great Lakes Land Grant Institutions Tribal Water Resources Summit. The summit was held at the College of Menominee Nation...

Collaborative Development for Connecting Farms and Community

Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST

Join experts in local foods from Nebraska and Iowa as they discuss the opportunities and challenges that exist in today's local food systems. Connecting communities has always been key to success in growing, marketing and selling, and buying and eating local foods. In eastern...

NCRCRD: Where to from here? Future trends impacting Cooperative Extension

Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Jerry Thomas

"2010 North Central Regional Center for Rural Development Speakers Series" focuses on ways that Extension systems can engage and collaborate better using new organizational systems and tools. To help achieve this goal we will sponsor a series of web-based sessions on...

The Future of Work and Its Impact on Extension Systems

Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Kevin Gamble

In the networked society ideas have become the new global currency. The economies of developed countries have evolved to the point now where creativity and innovation are our primary product. Michael Walden, an economist at my own institution, North Carolina State University,...

Core Competencies for Extension professionals

Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Graham Cochran, Scott Scheer

The 21st century is a time of change for Extension organizations; a time when more than ever, success depends on the knowledge and capabilities of employees. In this changing environment, authors in human resource management and specifically Extension organizations recommend...