In this policy brief, author Terry Messmer (USU) discusses the challenges and emerging opportunities for agriculture and rural communities as it pertains to the Greater Sage-Grouse.
Nov 11, 2014
Sep 19, 2014
University of Missouri Extension is seeking applicants for its Community Arts Regional Specialist position in Lexington, Missouri.
Preparing for Wildfires: Moving from Crisis to Opportunity A Workshop for Cooperative Extension Educators and Community Leaders March 10-12, 2015 Radisson Suites, Tucson, Arizona
Jul 2, 2014
The May 2014 issue of Rural Connections looks at Extension's Role in Sustainability. In this article, "Energy Extension is Central to Sustainability," Milton Geiger looks at how Extension is retooling to address energy issues.
Jun 9, 2014
The May 2014 issue of Rural Connections looks at Extension's Role in Sustainability. In this article, "Land Use and Sustainability in the West," Mark Apel explores Extension's efforts in land use planning and sustainable development.
The May 2014 issue of Rural Connections looks at Extension's Role in Sustainability. In this article, "The Sustainability Revolution," Professor Emeritus Vivian Simon-Brown asks Extension, Where are we now? What do we have to know? What happens next?
May 23, 2014
The May 2014 issue of Rural Connections takes a look at Extension's Role in Sustainability with articles written by the committee members of the 2013 Extension Sustainability Summit.
May 21, 2014
The Western Rural Development Center's Director, Don Albrecht, wrote a book exploring the changing community and economic development landscape of the rural West.
May 1, 2014
This webinar highlights some training resources available to Extension educators who want to engage in this meaningful, rewarding and critical community outreach.
Jan 17, 2014
The National Agricultural & Rural Development Policy Center (NARDeP) has issued a series of seven policy briefs focusing on energy in the US. Each brief examines a different aspect of energy production or consumption and provides analysis of the associated policy implications for rural communities.