February 2009 Virtual News Room Report

Releases that received some ratings by readers on the site:

Back to Basics Horse Institute Planned at Auburn
Slim Down Your Recipes
Storing Water for an Emergency
A Little Money (Saved) Goes a Long Way

Septic Tank Additives Not Needed to Keep Systems Working Properly
Families Facing Reduced Income Can Take Charge of Financial Situation Immediately

Learn How to Make Grocery Shopping a Positive Experience
Purdue Expert Offers Advice to Reduce Credit Card Debt

Source of February releases posted
Alabama Cooperative Extension    18
Clemson    4
Florida Cooperative Extension     2
Iowa State    13
Kansas State    13
Louisiana State    4
Maryland Cooperative Extension     3
Michigan State    5
Mississippi State    10
Montana State    11
New Mexico State    1
North Carolina Cooperative Extension     3
North Dakota State    16
Ohio State    15
Oklahoma State    13
Oregon State    4
Penn State    3
Purdue    7
Rutgers    2
Texas Cooperative Extension     11
U of Arkansas    13
U of California    2
U of Illinois    28
U of Kentucky    9
U of Maine    1
U of Minnesota    11
U of Missouri    6
U of Nebraska    8
U of Nevada    4
U of New Hampshire    1
U of Wisconsin    5
Utah State     5
Virginia Cooperative Extension     5
other sources    7
original releases    1
TOTAL    264

Releases by communities of practice
Ag energy    7
Animal Manure Management    6
Beef Cattle    18
Child care    1
Corn, soybeans    24
Cotton Industry    3
Dairy Cattle    11
Disasters    12
Diversity    2
Drinking water    3
Entrepreneurship    19
Family Caregiving     18
Fire Ants    1
Fitness    10
Geospatial    3
Goats    3
Horses    15
Horticulture    29
Land use planning    2
Organic production    7
Parenting     16
Personal Finance    38
Science    8
Swine    1
Wildfires    2
Wildlife Damage Management    5
TOTAL    264

–Lynette Spicer,  news room manager