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Green Meadows Community Garden Pollinator Plants

Pollinator Spaces: Promoting Pollinator Conservation and Sustainability

Becky Griffin’s i-Three Issue Corps project is dedicated to creating gardens that support pollinator habitats and provide hands-on pollinator education throughout Georgia. The impact she is seeking is to increase pollinator awareness in her state by facilitating the development of school and community gardens and supporting the effort with high-quality, engaging communications. At the NeXC2016 […]

Dry Farming: Growing Fruits and Vegetables without Water

Amy Garrett’s i-Three Issue Corps project focuses on establishing and leveraging a set of social media strategies to share dry farming practices widely. From the NeXC2016 Conference and her Issue Corps experience, she has expanded her social media horizons, incorporated Working Out Loud strategies into her Facebook outreach to expand the network of participants in […]

i-Three Issue Corps – Using Facebook EFFICIENTLY…What We Finally Figured Out

Farm to School… Hmm…  Our Theory: Efforts to promote healthy eating can’t succeed without considering food production, distribution and marketing. Likewise, agriculture cannot be profitable without attention to consumer interest and needs. Our Dilemma: Schools are ideal environments to foster healthy lifelong behaviors. Yet, despite interest, relatively little local produce is used in school cafeterias, […]

Join National 4-H Council for Social Media Webinars on Wednesdays

Learn how to generate content, build community, increase participation and do it all in a safe manner for youth and adults. 45-minute interactive and instructive tutorials will help you develop strategies that are engaging, interactive, safe and effective. The webinars are designed for those new to social media, as well as advanced users. All the […]

eXtension Caledon Steam Hover Bus Tour in Second Life

A tour of the Caledon group of SIMs in Second Life. Caledon is a SteamPunk (Think Juels Vern and Wild Wild West the movie) Victorian English community of 55 SIMs. It is the largest themed area in Second Life and one of the best kept.We will meet in Morrill Island at 11:30 am SLT (11:30am […]

Planning for Extension in SL — Cooperative Extension in Second Life Round Table

Join the next meeting of planning for Extension in Second Life, using Web conferencing, on March 13th at http://connect.extension.iastate.edu/Learn at 11 AM SLT (2:00 PM ET). If you are interested in what’s being planned, join the Cooperative Extension Second Life Educators group in Facebook (facebook.com) and the discussion in the eXtension Collaborate Wiki. These planning […]