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Ricky Colquitt

Imported Fire Ants Updated: May 18, 2017

Ricky Colquitt is County Extension Coordinator in Shelby County for Alabama Cooperative Extension. He has conducted various fire ant management...

Timothy Davis

Imported Fire Ants Updated: May 18, 2017

Tim Davis, PhD is an Agriculture and Natural Resources Agent and County Extension Coordinator in Chatham County with the University of Georgia.  Tim Davis...

Katherine Baildon, Cornell University

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 31, 2017

Katherine Baildon is the Assistant to the Director of the Healthy Food Choices in Schools Community of Practice (CoP).Katie joined Cornell in February 2013...

Kim Niewolny, Assocaite Professor at Virginia Tech

 

Darrin Karcher

Small and Backyard Flocks Updated: February 08, 2017

I am the Poultry Specialist at Purdue University. I work with backyard flocks and conduct research focused on laying hens and turkeys for the commercial...

Sandra Cuellar-Healey, Cornell University

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: January 10, 2017

 Sandra Cuellar-Healey is the Director of the eXtension Healthy Food Choices in Schools Community of Practice. Sandra has been involved in the Cornell Center...

Is It Really More Expensive to Eat Healthier?

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 23, 2016

Is it really more expensive to eat healthier?  Often, the general public assumes it is more expensive to eat healthier foods because an accurate method to...

Heidi Kessler, Smarter Lunchrooms National Office

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: December 13, 2016

Heidi Kessler is the co-leader of the Business of School Foods Content Group. She is the Executive Director of the Smarter Lunchrooms National Office where...

Tony Pescatore

Small and Backyard Flocks Updated: November 15, 2016

Anthony (Tony) Pescatore is an Extension Professor in the Department of Animal and Food Sciences at the University of Kentucky. Tony specializes in poultry...

Are We Approaching a Post-Antibiotic Era? If so, What’s the Connection to Animal Agriculture?

 The introduction to a recent World Health Organization (WHO) report asks people to imagine a “post-antibiotic era,” in which common infections and minor...

Ronald Gardner, Cornell University

Updated: November 02, 2016

Ronald D. Gardner (Ron)He is a Senior Extension Associate at Cornell University in the Pesticide Management Education Program where his primary job is the...

Larry Smart, Cornell University

Farm Energy Updated: August 16, 2016

Larry Smart, a professor in Cornell University’s Department of Horticulture since July 2009, is a plant geneticist and physiologist who has been a leader of...

Mary Peabody, University of Vermont Extension

Mary Peabody is a Community & Economic Development Specialist with University of Vermont Extension. She is passionate about working with small-scale farmers...

Land-Grant Universities at the Forefront of Unmanned-Aircraft Research and Testing

Nation prepares to develop standards and protocols for widespread useA 2012 Congressional mandate directed the Federal Aeronautics Administration (FAA) to...

Pollination Security for Fruit and Vegetable Crops in the Northeast

Bee Health Updated: May 19, 2016

Researchers work to make crop pollination sustainable in the Northeast

Erik Anderson

Personal Finance Updated: April 29, 2016

Dr. Erik Anderson is Extension Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Extension Education at the University of Idaho. Erik develops web content for...

David Just, PhD, Cornell University

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: April 15, 2016

 Dr. David R. Just is an expert in Behavioral Economics and National Program Co-Leader of the Healthy Food Choices in Schools Community of Practice.David...

Timothy Volk, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Farm Energy Updated: April 12, 2016

Dr. Timothy Volk has more than 25 years of experience working in the fields of forestry, agroforestry, short-rotation woody crops, bioenergy, and...

Elizabeth Shephard, University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 30, 2016

Elizabeth Shephard is the leader of the Encourage Kids to Eat Healthy Foods CoP content group. She works for the University of Florida Institute of Food and...

Elizabeth Smith, Ohio State University Extension

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 30, 2016

Elizabeth (Liz) Smith is a SNAP-Ed Regional Program Specialist for Ohio State University Extension. Liz covers a 30 county region of program assistants who...

Kamala Glenn-Taylor, MFLN Family Development Guest Blog Author

Military Families Updated: March 24, 2016

Kamala Glenn-Taylor earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology from the Northern Caribbean University in Jamaica W.I. and a Bachelors of Arts in...

From Plant to Plate: Benefits of Farm to School Programs

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 10, 2016

There are many farm-to-school programs, at the national, state, and regional level. The overarching objectives of these programs are uniform; to incorporate...

Annette Marchbanks, Liverpool Central School District

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: February 17, 2016

Annette is a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology with a degree in Food Service Management and Nutrition. She also has a graduate degree in...

Bari Sobelson, MS, LMFT, MFLN Family Development

Military Families Updated: February 17, 2016

Bari Sobelson is currently the Social Media and Webinar Coordination Specialist for the Family Development team of the Military Families Learning Network.She...

Brian Raison, The Ohio State University

Community, Local and Regional Food Systems Updated: February 09, 2016

Brian Raison serves as an Assistant Professor at Ohio State University with over 17 years in the Department of Extension. His specializations are in...

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