News Releases on eXtension in 2010 Numbered More than 3,700

The Communities of Practice with the highest number of news releases in 2010 were Families, Food and Fitness; Gardens, Lawns and Landscapes; and Personal Finance. The land-grant universities with the most news releases posted in 2010 were North Dakota State University, the University of Illinois and the University of Missouri.

229 news releases were posted in December. The number of news releases posted by Community of Practice include:
33–Families, food and fitness
27–Personal finance
15–Beef cattle
13–Gardens, lawns and landscapes
12–Family caregiving
11–Farm energy
10–Corn and soybean production
6 each—Blueberries; Organic agriculture
5 each–Cotton; Diversity, equity and inclusion; Entrepreneurs and their communities; Food safety; Horses
4 each–Bee health; Goats
3 each–Child care; Geospatial technology; Home energy
2 each–Agrosecurity and floods; Animal manure management; Community planning and zoning; Dairy; Drinking water and human health; Grapes; Science, engineering, and technology for youth; Wildlife damage management
1 each–Imported fire ants; Pest management in and around structures; Wildfire

News releases posted to Communities of Practice not yet launched:
4–Companion animals
3–Marine fisheries
2–Climate forests woodlands
1 each–Animal welfare; Freshwater aquaculture; Invasive species; Rangelands

December news also came from 36 states. Source and number of news releases posted include:
22–University of Missouri
13–North Dakota State University
11 each–North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Oklahoma State University
10 each–Kansas State University, University of California, University of Illinois
9–Iowa State University
8–Texas AgriLife Extension
7 each–Purdue University, University of Arkansas
6 each–Michigan State University, Mississippi State University, Penn State University
5 each–Cornell University, Louisiana State University, Ohio State University
4 each–University of Arizona, University of Georgia, University of Kentucky
3 each–Maryland Cooperative Extension, Montana State University, University of Nebraska, University of Wisconsin
2 each–Alabama Cooperative Extension, New Mexico State University, Oregon State University, University of Idaho, University of Connecticut
1 each–Clemson University, Colorado State University, Rutgers University, University of Florida, University of Nevada, University of Vermont, Utah State University
2–Original releases
35–Other sources