News Releases Soar in March

The eXtension Virtual News Room posted a record 399 releases in 30 live Communities of Practice and 7 not-yet-launched CoPs in March. News releases came from 34 land-grant universities:

35–University of Missouri
29–University of Illinois
23–Kansas State University
22– (each) Louisiana State University, Oklahoma State University
21–North Dakota State University
20–University of Arkansas
19–Iowa State University
18–North Carolina Cooperative Extension
17–University of Wisconsin
14–Ohio State University
12–Penn State University
11–Mississippi State University
10–University of Nebraska
9–(each) Alabama Cooperative Extension, University of Georgia, University of Kentucky
8—(each) Cornell University, Michigan State University, Texas AgriLife Extension
7–University of Florida
6–Purdue University
5– (each) Oregon State University, Utah State University
4– (each) Montana State University, University of Arizona, University of Nevada
3– (each) Clemson University, University of California
2– (each) New Mexico State University, University of Minnesota, Virginia Cooperative Extension
1–(each) Southern University, University of Rhode Island
1–Original release
399 releases total

Topic areas:
62–Gardens, lawns and landscapes
52 –Personal finance
42 –Families, food and fitness
26 –Beef cattle
24 –Family Caregiving
22 –Corn and soybean production
15–(each) Entrepreneurs and their communities; Parenting
14–Farm energy
12–Agrosecurity and floods
9–Food safety
7–(each) Horses; Organic agriculture; Pest management in and around structures; Science, engineering, and technology for youth; Wildlife damage management
6–Community planning and zoning
5–(each) Childcare; Goats
3–(each) Animal manure management; Bee health; Cotton; Home energy; Wood energy
2–(each) Geospatial technology; Small meat processors
1–(each) Diversity across higher education; Imported fire ants
CoPs not yet launched
8–Drinking water
1–(each) Freshwater aquaculture; Grapes; Military families; Rangelands; Sustainable marine fisheries
399 releases total