Content tagged "communication"

Communicating Science Amidst Controversy

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webinar presents some of the principles of communicating science-based information and case studies and examples of effective (and not effective)...

Pathways for Effective Information Transfer Between Manure Management Professionals

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webinar presents the results of a national survey on how manure nutrient management professionals, learn, share and collaborate, and how we can use this...

Use of Hand Signals in Production Agriculture

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 22, 2016

Use of hand signals in production agriculture. (2012) Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice. Retrieved from...

Communicating Science during Controversy

Animal Manure Management Updated: January 19, 2016

Climate change as a topic of discussion in animal agriculture circles can be controversial. Often we believe “if they only understood the facts, they would...

Pathways for Effective Manure Nutriment Management Information Sharing and Education Between Agriculture Professionals: A South Dakota Pilot Test

Animal Manure Management Updated: October 15, 2015

 The issue of manure nutrient management has been the subject of controversy and new policies in recent years as the non-point source discharge of nutrients...

Encouragement Is More Effective Than Praise in Guiding Children's Behavior

Child Care Updated: September 08, 2015

Many child care providers try to help children feel confident by praising them. But encouragement is actually more effective than praise in building...

What is a satellite?

Science for Youth Updated: May 27, 2015

A man-made satellite is a machine that is launched into space. It orbits or moves around Earth or another body in space. There are thousands of satellites...

Communicating About Climate Change

Animal Manure Management Updated: November 13, 2013

Waste to Worth home | More proceedings....Climate change has become a hot-button issue in mainstream American politics, and people are divided over its...

Making Sense of Smells – Communicating Odors to Diverse Audiences

Animal Manure Management Updated: November 06, 2013

Waste to Worth home | More proceedings....Example of odor visualization system using colors and shapes to replace chemical jargon.Smell is perhaps the least...

Producer-Processor Communication

Small Meat Processors Updated: August 26, 2013

Local meat and poultry can’t get to market without a processor, but processors are pulled in many directions: producers would like more processing options,...

Customer Manuals for Small Meat Processors

Small Meat Processors Updated: August 22, 2013

This page was created by the Niche Meat Processor Assistance Network. Click on the link for more useful meat processing resources.If you're a meat processor...

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